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San Jose Jade Museum General Admission Ticket

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    Make your way to San José’s Jade Museum (Museo del Jade), a modern building standing in front of Plaza de la Democracia. Use your admission ticket to gain entry to a vast collection of jade objects representing a cultural heritage dating back nearly 3,500 years.

    Take your time to stroll through thematic galleries, permanent exhibits and archaeological collections on display. You’ll learn about Costa Rica’s pre-Columbian cultures through an immersive educational experience that uses state-of-the-art museum design and technology, including digital interactive devices, projections, three-dimensional environments and audio guides.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We were very pleasantly surprised by this amazing museum. There were 6 floors, and it was all very well laid out. There was plenty of information, written in both Spanish and English. The artefacts were in abundance, there was lots to learn. You will need...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank raetrip
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The Jade museum is one of the best museums I have visited, and that is using institutions such as the Smithsonians and London's Natural History Museum as a metric. The wealth of pre-Columbian artifacts is obviously the draw, but the creativity and diversity in presentation...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank BoiseMichael
    Reviewed 4 June 2019 via mobile

    Very interesting, informative museum. Lots of beautiful jade pieces to see. Loads of well presented information on jade, history of the people’s of Costa Rica, natural world. Well worth a visit. Pricey, $15 USD.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank family32606
    Reviewed 2 June 2019 via mobile

    I am in no way an expert in Jade, nor did I think I would enjoy it that much, but it truly was an extraordinary collection of Jade throughout the ages and how it has been so important in the development of arts and culture...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank dr917
    Reviewed 30 May 2019

    Really enjoyed visiting the museum and learning about Jade. Very well laid out and informative. Excellent cafe too.

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank Fergus6
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    • Jade Museum
    • Duration: 1h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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