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Museo de los Ninos

Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose, Costa Rica
506 258 4929
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose, Costa Rica
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506 258 4929
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"children's museum"
in 21 reviews
"all ages"
in 11 reviews
"earthquake simulator"
in 3 reviews
"great place for children"
in 3 reviews
"surrounding neighborhood"
in 3 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 4 reviews
"entertaining activities"
in 2 reviews
"exhibit area"
in 2 reviews
"small cafeteria"
in 2 reviews
"farm exhibit"
in 2 reviews
"great half day"
in 2 reviews
"young at heart"
in 2 reviews
"this place is huge"
in 2 reviews
"large museum"
in 3 reviews
"interesting stuff"
in 3 reviews
"art city"
in 2 reviews
"different attractions"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a clean environment, the personal.was friendly, they help u out if needed and explain things ... Nice to kids with out been invasive in their space .. The food , well expensive not that good ... I brought snacks it's easier.. The tickets...More

Thank Ther G
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

This museum was so much fun! It was ten bucks for the two of us, and we had an amazing time. Everything was built for kids, but it was pretty much all interactive and tactile. I imagine this would be a great family outing, but...More

Thank gravyandstrudel
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is a nice place, interesting building but still quite small, didn't take long to look around. Okay if you have some spare time.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

This is a must see in San Jose as this museum was amazing. A huge variety of things to look at. I loved it and was really delighted with the amount of the information at each exhibit - just the right amount. The lay out...More

Thank DavidMay1945
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The museum does a great job using some pretty cool tech to demonstrate scientific principles and how different institutions (banks, fire department, police) work. The museum is very well staffed with young people who have excellent English skills and are very knowledgeable of their areas....More

Thank ruckhus
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This decommissioned army garrison has a powerful look for a historic museum. Upon entering you meander through a rain forest surrounded by butterflies. One wonders what you’ll see next as you wind your way through narrow staircases and halls observing the army’s use of the...More

Thank nicholascal1715
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I did not visit the museum but the receptionist was amazing when I got lost in the (dangerous) district and diretly called me an uber. Perfect English and very friendly interest, great customer service it seems.

Thank mt0thej
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Adults and children alike will enjoy this large museum and its 40 exhibits. Not everything is in English but many guides speak English and are happy to answer any questions. There are spaces to run around, live animals, coloring areas as well as educational exhibits...More

Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

My family and I all enjoyed this huge museum and we stayed much longer than we had planned but still didn't make it round the whole thing. It could do with some TLC - several of the exhibits were not working when we were there...More

Thank Not-Lost-Wanderers
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

spent there 4 hours on our last day hoping to "kill" some time before our flight. Boy, were we pleasantly surprised... the kids had a blast, loved the costumes and dress up stations. highly recommended

Thank sbenben
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nancy s
5 January 2015|
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Response from lunna | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Nancy! San Jose, the capital city is about one hour from the coral reefs in the Pacific Ocean and four hour distance to the reef in the Atlantic coast. In both senses there are excellent roads.
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