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Plaza Garibaldi

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This raucous and sometimes crazy plaza is filled with mariachi bands and other musicians.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Just off of Eje Central downtown., Mexico City 68116, Mexico
+52 667 168 5085
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know if we just went at the wrong time or what, but this was not at all as described or expected. I was thinking i might see some cheesy but authentic Mariachi bands, and add it to the stack of experiences. What i...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ar_em624
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the plaza on the weekend (during the day) & it was not what I expected There were several mariachi bands, but they were all begging to play for us There were several homeless people hanging out I was a little scared to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sheyenne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived about 9.00 pm and the plaza was just coming alive. This is the place to come if you are looking to hire a mariachi band for a party or just to come and listen to the bands. The plaza offer lots to look...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank georginar719
Reviewed 10 January 2019

It is safe to come here in the morning or afternoon, but you can´t really see everything, because real life begins in the evening, when you can sit in one of the restaurants and listen to the mariachi. But be careful because it can be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank william_cardoza
Reviewed 8 January 2019

This place comes alive around 6 in the afternoon, yo will see a lot of diferent mariachi´s groups singing and playing on reqyuest of the visitors, you can spend the whole night in there singing and dancing. Also around the place there are many restaurants,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marco_Montero
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Just a perfect Sunday afternoon Chilling with beer then Margarita time Mariachi band Life is so good Mexico city is smazing

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank davethedrill
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Maybe in the past this was ok but now it is dirty, boring and seems completely inauthentic. The prices seem to be on the high side.

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank voceadinumbra
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

It was a nightmare and extremely expensive. I won’t recommend this place as it had hidden costs and won’t negotiate to lower the amount. Washroom was not clean and unsafe for local and foreign visitors.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank fcisneros1
Reviewed 10 October 2018

we where told that not many locals go here as its just for the tourists so we thought, why not. we where there around 430 with not much happening then at 5 the bands turned up! they walk around trying to get you to buy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Rhi444
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

PlaZA Garibaldi has long been a place to avoid, particularly after dark, as it is immediately adjacent to the notorious El Tepito slum. Five people were shot to death there, and eight shot but not killed just a few weeks ago, in a gang-related turf...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank califcasl
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Once you step into Coyoacán (“Land of the Coyotes”)
you'll find picturesque parks and cantinas that will
transport you back to the colonial era thanks to the
brick and stone details of the area. Iconic writers
such as Trotsky and great painters like Frida Kahlo
seeked refuge and inspiration in this area, and you
can see the unique spirit of this neighborhood
reflected in its colorful market where nieves, sopes
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Phillip D
30 May 2018|
Response from ramiroc977 | Reviewed this property |
Hola Phillip. Puedes cambiar dinero en Paseo de La Reforma. Allí encontrarás casas de cambio y bancos. Yo cambiaba dinero por el monumento al Angel de la Independencia. Espero que te ayude. Saludos