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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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Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose, Costa Rica
506 258 4929
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 5 days ago 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 lindsayluttermann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum just keeps going and going. I've been to children's museums before, but this is the biggest I've ever seen. Fun for both kids and adults!

Thank TravelingLights
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my fist time here, and I really enjoyed it. It is very educational for kids, a place where they can have fun and learn. Too bad some areas need some maintenance, and I think some companies could sponsor some areas for improvement, the...More

Thank Mauricio Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to be an old prison, now a kids and art museum. We didnt pay, just had a look up at the art upstairs (which is free) and looked at the before and after photos. Worth a quick stop if you are wandering aimlessly like...More

Thank Davidn1980
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Very interactive place to go with your kids, they can learn, see a touch a lot of things, I recommend to arrive in a taxi cab or Uber, they surroundings of the place are the red zone of Costa Rica, bad people

Thank Carl0s_Hdz
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We come every time we visit Costa Rica and there are always new displays, so many great things to see and explore... Its very big inside and the costs is not bad. Each display has a helpful guide to answer any questions. Its educational even...More

1  Thank Shirley T
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This purpose built edifice, fashioned like a castle, opens into a long corridor at the end of which are choices of which way to go... Everything here is fashioned for kids...and it is great fun... I went on the shaking boardwalk in the volcanoes exhibit...and...More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We didn't expect this museum to be so big. We spent 2.5 hours and only saw half of it, we didn't even make it to the cars section, but decided to go find lunch instead. It had several exhibits and was very informative. It almost...More

Thank Megan B
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nancy s
6 January 2015|
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.