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Opened in 1959, the Hipódromo La Rinconada is one of the most modern buildings of its kind on the continent. Every ... More
Hipódromo La Rinconada
Opened in 1959, the Hipódromo La Rinconada is one of the most modern buildings of its kind on the continent. Every weekend, 12 thoroughbred races take place that are viewed by spectators, television viewers and radio listeners across the country. Enthusiasts are able place bets using special machines up and down the country. The Hippodrome also hosts many other attractions such as El Poliedro and the Museo de Artes Visuales Alejandro Otero. Also on the grounds are a number of cafes, bars and art exhibitions that visitors can enjoy.
Be careful now if you decide to go to El Hipodromo. In December 2010 some people lost his houses "Fabelas" and President Chavez told the citizens with no home to live in The Hipodromo. It is so sad to see how this actual president's party is doing all this damaged to this beautiful country. In October 2012 are going to have elections and you can go back after this presidency is over and out in 2012.
I loved the seating because there is a big glass that enables you to watch closely, the races were excellent the days I went.I was also delighted by the spirit of the Venezuelan People. It is a wonderful place to watch how these breeds race..
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