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Museo de Arte Costarricense

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This museum displays works by local artists.
Parque Metropolitano de La Sabana, San Jose 10109, Costa Rica
+506 2256 1281
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the stops on a city tour we took. It was very interesting and the guides were very informative.

Thank RetiredLinda1973
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting art in an interesting building. Well worth a stop. It's also right on the park so you can take a walk in the park before or after.

Thank 323michaelr323
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small but very good museum but excellent in it´s collection. If you love art, then it is a must. It is conveniently located on the western side of the City. The building itself is the old San Jose airport, so it is...More

Thank Carlos U
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this very small but beautiful museum on a Sunday afternoon and I am glad we stopped by. Entrance is free to the museum which has a lovely sculpture garden and several collections. The most impressive was the room entirely of wood carving.

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Reviewed 4 October 2018

This Once was the airport for San Jose , and now is the museum, the former diplomatic room is a must see, beautiful curved plaster .

Thank 303chrissie
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I loved every part of this museum. From the sculpture garden to the paintings of Alvaro Bracci depicting a modern twist on biblical scenes. Most amazing of all was the upper room mural by goldsmith Luis Férom Parizot. A low relief stucco, carved and painted...More

Thank Jorge C
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I wont lie and tell you the museum is amazing, but for the low-low price of free, you can have a look around a unique collection in a building that was once the airport! It's a bit outside of the main portion of downtown, but...More

Thank KevinA206
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Housed in an old airport, this is a quirky little art gallery. Good selection of contemporary art that rotates on a regular basis. The building is very interesting in it's own right. Worth checking out.

Thank pkuf
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Nice architecture and wood work, plus base relief room upstairs and sculpture garden. On Sabana park which is a nice place to walk. Art not worth a glance.

Thank Leland S
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Very nice exhibits of Costa Rican artists. Small outdoor sculpture garden. Lovely architecture of the old airport is preserved.

Thank ckras11
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Janet B
27 June 2015|
Response from jaytay36 |
It's closed on the weekend. It's open Mon - Fri 8-4
Lacey s
24 March 2015|
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Response from Suzanne F | Reviewed this property |
It's for free. Do not expect a large museum, though, in case you are used to the large European museums. It's basically composed of a large main hall at the entrance, two small rooms at the North side, about a Southern room... More