Pueblo Antiguo, San Jose

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#6 of 10 in Theme Parks in Costa Rica
Theme Park Water / Amusement Park
Travel back in time to the 19th century with a visit to Pueblo Antiguo, a replica village set between 1880 and 1930. Located inside the “Parque Diversions” amusement park, the old town spreads over 4 ha (12 ac) and aims to recreate Costa Rican culture, traditions, and architecture. The town consists of five sections: The City, The Country, The Coast, Costa Rican Experiences, and Costa Rican Nights. In each of these, immerse yourself in the cultural heritage of the time, from horse and cart rides, to boat trips, live music, re-enactments, and old-fashioned shops. Make Pueblo Antiguo a part of your San Jose vacation plans using our San Jose vacation planner.
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  • It is small, next to the amusement park so would be a nice complement for the older guys. It is nice to visit and get familiar with how things were used to be in the old times in CR.  more »
  • This attraction is in the Parque Diversiones. The live shows held throughout the day are entertaining and funny. The food served at the restaurant is very good and the service is very good, also.  more »
  • Pueblo Antiguo is a recreation of a typical Costa Rican town from the turn of the last century. It is inside the Parque Diversiones. If you tell them at the gate you are only going to Pueblo Antiguo t...  more »