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National Museum of Costa Rica
Museo Nacional de Costa Rica

5/5
2 Reviews
Recommended sightseeing time: 2-3 hours
Address: Cuesta de Moras, San José, Costa Rica
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Phone: +506 257-1433

What travelers say:

The area of the National Museum of Costa Rica is very large. There are many precious ancient sculptures, as well as gold and silver ornaments and other artworks. Here is a comprehensive display of Costa Rica's history, humanities, minerals, etc. It is the best place to learn about Costa Rica.

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  • Anil552
    Anil552
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    Great place to learn Costa Rican history

    A great place to get an introduction history lesson of Costa Rica. Pretty exhibits and kind personnel. A definite recommendation if you are in San Jose!

    Reviewed on /Date(1617454458000+0800)/
  • Patty T
    Patty T
    gpnn
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    Learn the History of the People of Costa Rica

    We had one day in San Jose and chose the National Museum of Costa Rica to learn the history of the people we would be visiting over the next 30 days. Really glad we visited this museum. We learned ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603518351000+0800)/
  • fairwater470
    fairwater470
    Scarborough, United States
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    Great place to visit

    This was a great experience. It flows wonderfully through the history of Costa Rica and is located in a historical building which had great features. Well worth a couple hours.

    Reviewed on /Date(1582425942000+0800)/
  • MrsHill
    MrsHill
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    Time well spent

    This was a great tour of the history of Costa Rica... the museum takes you through a time tunnel... Beautifully done.. you don’t really need a guide as I think you need time to read everything... we w...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581686670000+0800)/
  • RicochetScience
    RicochetScience
    Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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    Perfect Half Day Museum

    If you have a free morning or afternoon in San Jose, be sure to check out the National Museum, located downtown. From prehistoric to modern times, this converted barracks tells the story of Costa Rica...

    Reviewed on /Date(1580714829000+0800)/

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