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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On Saturday August 18th my wife and I went and saw Mac Anthony in concert at the National Stadium. We purchased our tickets through the Special Ticket and didn't realize until a few hours before the show that we needed to pick them up at...More

Thank mycostarica
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The National Stadium of Costa Rica is a multi-purpose stadium in La Sabana Park, and was the first modern sport and event arena to be built in Central America, opening in 2011 to replace the stadium erected in the 1920's. The project was totally funded...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Built in 2011. It is the biggest and modern stadium arena in Central America. It has a capacity of about 35,000 visitors to enjoy a sports match, mainly socer, and other events like music concerts. Built by the Chinese Government. It also has big screens...More

Thank EMILE D
Reviewed 18 February 2017

A circle with two flat arches bent over it. A simple design, but what a marvelous sight. The spacious setting with the parque La Sabana on its Eastern side is also contributing to the effect. A modern structure from 2004. I understood a gift from...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Went for USAvCRC. Spectators make the atmosphere but the track killed some of it. Walking in, massive crowds and can't see where you step and you suddenly drop because there are steps. Not tall steps, but enough to kill your knee or ankle. Simple purse...More

Thank lauren h
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I was at Guns n Roses and the stadium was full. The Staidium itself its a first world experience, they have a lot of security and during the concert they only sold beer without alcohol and it was not allowed to smoke too. This is...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I was lucky enough to attend the Costa Rica vs. USA qualifier. The final score was 4-0 to the hosts and that result ultimately cost Juergen Klinnsmann his job.... The atmosphere was amazing for the whole game - part celebration part national pride. The stadium...More

Thank wheelie07042
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This stadium was donated by the government of China to Costa Rica. It is very modern and is used not just for matches but for other activities. Worth visiting.

Thank agg1981
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This stadium was not here when I lived in Costa Rica twenty-five years ago! I attended the FIFA Costa Rica vs. Panama Soccer Match on September 6th. The stadium is designed in such a way that EVERY seat is perfection! The staff are very well...More

Thank Diana N
Reviewed 12 April 2016

This modern stadium constructed primarily for soccer is an architectural marvel of simplicity. Twin crescent-shaped roofs shield fans from scorching sun, yet allow cross ventilation and an open concept. Constructed in 2011, it is Central America’s first modern stadium seating 35,175 visitors. There’s a 1,700-square-foot...More

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