Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, San Jose

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Contemplate contemporary Central American and international artworks at Museum of Contemporary Art and Design. Paintings, etchings, sculptures, photographs, and video art are displayed across four exhibition rooms, an auditorium, and an open-air space, all covering 1,200 sq m (12,916 sq ft). Take advantage of the museum’s Wi-Fi and use an online translator to learn about the exhibitions, which are mostly explained in Spanish. Use our San Jose attractions planner to arrange your visit to Museum of Contemporary Art and Design and other attractions in San Jose.
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  • I came here on a city bus tour and it was nice. It used to be the old San Jose airport and you can still see the old infrastructure of the airport. The front and the back of the museum has cool sculpt...  more »
  • Before becoming a museum was national liquors factory and is currently the oldest building at the foot of San Jose, it is really beautiful and full of history. Every two months about change samples, there have been exhibitions of artwork from up to a giant ramp skating inside the Museum!, this is by far one of the museums that you should know if you are in San Jose.
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  • Stopped in after taking a walking art tour in San Jose. The collection is small but interesting. You likely don't need to budget more than an hour or 2 max.  more »

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