Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, San Jose

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Art Museum Museum
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. With our custom trip planner, San Jose attractions like Museum of Contemporary Art and Design can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Have a couple hours to enjoy the east side of San Jose's downtown area , this is the place. Non touristy and beautiful and inspired works by local artists. Be sure to enjoy the colorful bay of hammock...  more »
  • If you're into contemporary art, this is the best you can get in Costa Rica! I went there twice in 2014 and I really enjoyed both visits. Not a very big exhibition, but really good quality. Enjoy!  more »
  • Amazing Multi-media exposition revolving around the effects of the US vs USSR cold war on Central America. So moving - so amazing - I cant say enough - you must see it!  more »

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