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Ballet Folklorico de Mexico

Calle Violeta 31, Mexico City 06300, Mexico
+52 55 5526 7805
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Folkloric Ballet in Mexico City
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The famous ballet troupe known for the discipline provided by its founder Doña Amalia Hernández.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Calle Violeta 31, Mexico City 06300, Mexico
Alameda
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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The performance is high energy tapping (not traditional ballet), and I would rate the performance itself a 4. But it was totally RUINED by the audience members who insisted on using their phones to record and take pictures throughout - with no regard to the...More

Thank athena51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a bit hesitant to go since I'm not a ballet aficionado but it's not classical ballet. The dancing was amazing, fun, and lively. And told Mexico's history through dance of many forms. We went to a morning performance and the kids around us...More

1  Thank MVDC
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We have seen the performance on October 8th at 9 PM and had to go through the crowd from our hotel which was 2 blocks from Zocalo where was the big benefit concert whole afternoon and evening with over 200000 people attending and with heavy...More

1  Thank MirkaYVR
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended! We truly enjoyed the Ballet showing the cultural and dance of Mexico. It's also lively and highly entertaining!

1  Thank shuyi m
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The last two performances were great, Fiesta en Jalisco and Jalisco Festivity, making this a classic ensemble of Mexico’s culture. The ballet was one of the highlights of my experiences in Mexico City. Do not miss it. You should note that you cannot purchase tickets...More

Thank ROB_DIANA_LEO12
Reviewed 8 September 2017

My sister-in-law and myself traveled to Mexico City from Tucson, Arizona via bus. Wanted to see the terrain - was not disappointed. Purchased tickets to see the Ballet Folklorico while in Mexico City and it was wonderful! Do not miss it, I highly recommend it!

1  Thank Rosaura D
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We bought the cheap tickets in the uppermost balcony and still had a wonderful time. The Palacio de Bellas Artes is a wonder unto itself with its Tiffany glass curtain. I have never seen anything like it! The show commences with an infectious drumming number...More

2  Thank waverider681
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Even though many in our party had already seen the company perform, we raved about the quality of the performers and musicians.

1  Thank howardm22
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We purchased the cheap seat on the fourth floor for 300 pesos. Arrived 30 min early and was given an upgrade to the BEST seat in the house on the second level, as we can see the dancers run through the theater next to us...More

Thank fisherdvm
Reviewed 7 August 2017

There are 3 shows a week, morning & evening Sunday plus a Wednesday evening show. We were told the amazing glass 'curtain' only shows & goes up Sunday morning (not 100% if true) but it's stunning to see. There are 3 price levels & they...More

3  Thank ddv73
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souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a
bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander
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No there are not. Lol.
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I recall seeing a will-call window in the lobby of the theater. To be sure bring with your receipt.
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Estela Q
24 July 2017|
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Response from Larry T | Reviewed this property |
I suspect this is way beyond the tolerance level of a 1 year old. As others have said, it is sometimes laud with bangs and booms. A 1 year old may be frightened. And, as also said, it totally is not fair to other patrons to... More
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