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Montevideo Destination Guide

Explore Montevideo in Uruguay

Montevideo in the region of Montevideo with its 1,270,737 inhabitants is a town in Uruguay and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Montevideo

Current time in Montevideo is now 05:14 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " America/Montevideo " with a UTC offset of -2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: La Plata, Buenos Aires, Toledo, Tacuarembó, and San Jose de Mayo. Since you are here already, make sure to check out La Plata . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Montevideo ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Candombe Feb 20, 2011 Montevideo

3:29 min by LunaticsLowriderClub
Views: 13705 Rating: 4.60

I got a glimpse of some Candombe dancers & drummers on my trip to Uruguay this February 2011 in Montevideo. Calle 8 de Octubre. This was not the main carnival just some heads entertaining... ..

The Motion City - Montevideo Timelapse HD

2:13 min by Eduardo Granadsztejn
Views: 3925 Rating: 5.00

First Montevideo City Timelapse HD ..

Saludo a los Balnearios 2009 - Calidad Mejorada

2:07 min by UruguayUploder
Views: 2198 Rating: 5.00

Versión 2009 - Calidad Mejorada ..

Combinaciones de Dragón City (FACIL)

1:55 min by MauroVazquez1
Views: 1430 Rating: 3.00

Está bueno pork te enseño una combinacion que la podes vender en 125.000 por dragon o sino 200.00 ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Estadio Contador Damiani

Estadio Contador Damiani, formerly Las Acacias, is a football stadium in Montevideo, Uruguay, inaugurated in 1916 and re-built in 1997. It is used mostly for Peñarol's reserves matches. The stadium can hold up to 12,000 people. VIP stands and the entrance were taken in 1930 to the stadium Estadio Pocitos, where the first ever goal in World Cup history was scored by the French forward Lucien Laurent. The structure has since been returned to its original location.

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Located at -34.84 -56.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: C.A. Peñarol, Event venues established in 1916, Event venues established in 1997, Football venues in Uruguay, Sports venues completed in 1916, Sports venues completed in 1997

Jardines Del Hipódromo

Jardines del Hipódromo is a multi-use stadium in Montevideo, Uruguay. It is currently used primarily for football matches and home to Uruguayan Primera División side Danubio F.C.. The stadium holds 18,000 spectators. The stadium is allegedly haunted.

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Located at -34.84 -56.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Danubio, Football venues in Uruguay

Parque Posadas

The Parque Posadas (Posadas Park, in English) is a large apartments' complex placed in the geographical centre of Montevideo, Uruguay. It was built between 1969 and 1973, their firsts apartments were given that same year, although the official inauguration of the complex was August 25, 1975. It has a communal hall, a library, a shopping mall and a school.

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Located at -34.86 -56.19 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Montevideo

Cilindro Municipal

Cilindro Municipal (The Municipal Cylinder) was an Indoor arena in Montevideo, Uruguay. It was opened in 1956 for Industrial Exhibition of the Production of international character. On October 21, 2010, its roof fell down atop the inside structure because of a fire, the source of which is unknown, severely damaging the seats. Interior Ministry Eduardo Bonomi confirmed it will be demolished.

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Located at -34.86 -56.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Basketball venues, Buildings and structures in Montevideo, Indoor arenas in Uruguay, Sport in Montevideo, Sports venues completed in 1956

Liberty Building (Montevideo)

Liberty Building served as one of two executive office buildings of the President of Uruguay (the Estévez Palace being the other). It was built in the 1970s during the military government for the Ministry of Defense, but in 1985, president Julio María Sanguinetti decided to move the presidential office to that building. Its surrounding area was turned into a park with a permanent exhibit of modern sculptures, which was inaugurated in 1996.

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Located at -34.87 -56.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Montevideo