Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez, Barranquilla

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Soccer fans and those interested in sporting architecture should check out Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez, the multi-purpose stadium of Atletico Junior and Colombia's national soccer team. Built with a capacity of just under 50,000 in time for Colombia's bid to host the 1986 World Cup, the stadium has since accommodated national concerts and various soccer events. The day-to-day here now includes fully guided tours of the museum and the stadium itself. If your visit coincides with a match, tickets are generally available at the door so don't worry too much about booking ahead. Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • Atletico Junior,colombian' A league soccer team fortress,with 50.000 people capacity,the Metropolitano is not only the premier venue for soccer in the northern part of Colombia but also a popular...  more »
  • We purchased legitimate tickets weeks in advance to see Colombia vs Brazil, and arrived hours before the game started, only to be refused entry to the stadium as it was already full. The stadium is...  more »
  • The best and biggest football stadium in Colombia. Disabled people have easy access to it. Home for Colombian national team and Junior of Barranquilla.
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