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Museo del Futbol

Estadio Centenario, tribuna Olimpica Av. Ricaldoni, Montevideo, Uruguay
+598 2480 1259
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The home of the national football stadium and also the Museo del futbol. I am a sports and football... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Robert C
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Dublin, Ireland
Great football/soccer history / a must see

A must see for any football/soccer fan. The museum has a large collection of trophies, pictures... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
ViajeroNJ
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New Jersey
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Estadio Centenario, tribuna Olimpica Av. Ricaldoni, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

The home of the national football stadium and also the Museo del futbol. I am a sports and football buff so i really enjoyed my time here. They have videos from the first ever World Cup final held here in 1930 which is really cool....More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

A must see for any football/soccer fan. The museum has a large collection of trophies, pictures and memorabilia. History of the Uruguay National Team achievements including replicas of the Jules Rimet trophies (now called FIFA World Cup) won by Uruguay in 1930 and 1950. There...More

Thank ViajeroNJ
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The museum has a nice collection of photos, paintings, football shirts, posters, trophies, balls, etc. You can also visit the stands but there is no acess to the pitch. The museum entrance costs 150 pesos and + 60 pesos you can go up the tower...More

Thank Anselmo P
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The first world cup was held here and so there are many trophies and mementos of their success at football. The stadium is interesting to look at and the museum is really for the avid fans of football.

Thank Mon55
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Huge display of historic memorabilia, photos, footage, paintings and more showing the history of the World Cup and Olympic Gold medal winners. Was little hesitant on knowing there was no information in English but it really didn't matter. Also included a wander around the stadium.

Thank sedwards552016
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This place was amazing.I had no idea the first world cup was in Uruguay way back in 1930. Most everything was in Spanish but I had a guide showing me around.I loved the stadium and then did the view over looking the city with the...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This museum contains all manner of Uruguay soccer memorabilia, which I found to be more of interest to locals. However, passing through the museum you can actually go into the stadium itself. This is the site of the first (1930) World Cup, and although the...More

Thank TX2OBX
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I'm not a massive football fan but my boyfriend really enjoyed this museum. It's basically a huge collection of football memorabilia, dating from the 1920s to today. Lots of old trophies on display, including the one Uruguay won in the first World Cup in 1930....More

Thank Thelastdodo2
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I don't like soccer is that is why I consider it to be average, yet I met people saying there was nothing better than the thrill to visit that museum. Different tastes!

Thank Joseph-Polo
Reviewed 2 May 2016

If you have followed football for the last 50 years, you become nostalgic in this museum. And you can tell your children that you have seen, talked to, played against some of the figures represented on 2 floors.

Thank Karl W
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