Costa Rica National Museum

The Costa Rica National Museum is located in the old Buena Vista Fort, of great importance during the Costa Rican revolution of 1948. Some of the exhibits of the San Jose, Costa Rica National Museum are Costa Rica history, a recreation of the atmosphere of a typical colonial home, Costa Rica Pre-Columbian History and an exhibit of some gold pieces with explanations of the spiritual importance for the Costa Rica indigenous peoples that made them. The Museum also features a collection of stone spheres, a butterfly garden and temporal exhibits. Admission fees: Foreigners $7.00 (foreign students with valid ID $4.00). Opening hours: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sundays 9:00am to 4:30pm. Closed on Mondays

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Costa Rica National Museum
Location: 17th Street
San José, San José, Costa Rica
Languages: English, Spanish
Description: The Costa Rica National Museum is located in the old Buena Vista Fort, of great importance during the Costa Rican revolution of 1948. Some of the exhibits of the San Jose, Costa Rica National Museum are Costa Rica history, a recreation of the atmosphere of a typical colonial home, Costa Rica Pre-Columbian History and an exhibit of some gold pieces with explanations of the spiritual importance for the Costa Rica indigenous peoples that made them. The Museum also features a collection of stone spheres, a butterfly garden and temporal exhibits. Admission fees: Foreigners $7.00 (foreign students with valid ID $4.00). Opening hours: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sundays 9:00am to 4:30pm. Closed on Mondays
Website: http://www.museocostarica.go.cr/en_en/publicaciones/v-ncu.....
Telephone: Office: +506 22571433 (Landline)
Products/Services: Museums