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San Jose Jade Museum General Admission Ticket

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    What to Expect
    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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    Departure Point
    Located in the center of Costa Rica´s capital
    Departure Time
    Flexible- Open from 10am to 5pm
    • Entry/Admission - Jade Museum
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    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
    Reviewed 27 May 2019

    The Jade Museum is much more than a museum of jade. To be sure there are many fine examples of pre-Columbian jade but the museum is really a cultural museum of Costa Rica from about 500 C.E. to the present. In additional to archaeological artifacts...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank brotherroy
    Reviewed 26 May 2019

    This is the best museum in San Jose. It gives an excellent view of the history of Costa Rica and the development of skills. The displays feature so much more than jade. There are terracotta and gold artifacts, and displays showing how early Costa Ricans...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank bethe42
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    • Jade Museum
    • Duration: 1h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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