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Festival Universitario de Día de Muertos

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Festival Universitario de Día de Muertos
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Come and pay Day of the Dead tribute to Mexico's most illustrious characters

Av Universidad 3000, Cd. Universitaria, Coyoacán, 04510 Ciudad de México, D.F., Mexico

Festival Universitario de Día de Muertos is celebrated in Ciudad Universitaria, a campus of UNAM University in Mexico City as well as a UNESCO World Heritage site.


Every year, the installations at the university transform into a gigantic altar to commemorate and honour the most important artists and intellectuals from Mexico. The event lasts four days, from October 30 to November 2.


Aside from that, there will be a catwalk of catrinas and many workshops. You can also participate in an intellectual contest and win incredible prices.


Opening hours

October 30 - November 2
9:00 - 18:00

How to get there

Closest metro station: Universitaria