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Museo de los Ninos

Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose, Costa Rica
506 258 4929
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Calle 4, al norte de la Avenida 9, San Jose, Costa Rica
506 258 4929
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the museum on the last day of the school vacation of the Tico's and when we arrived there was a huge line for the ticket windows. Luckily we heard you can buy tickets online, we were directed inside of the building where there...More

Thank Wim v
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with two kids under 4, so that should be factored into the equation. The museum is really good for kids who are above 4 years old, since it looks like there are many great, entertaining activities for them. Our kids were a bit...More

Thank CostaRicaOutsider
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for kids under 12. Lots to see and play with. Took 6 kids and by the time they got back to the hotel, they could barely walk....skipped dinner, took a bath and crashed. Thank Goodness :-)

Thank emdee570
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were so many neat exhibits for our 3 year old and one year old. We spent a couple of hours there and could have easily done more. It was a great way to spend a rainy afternoon.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A jail now converted into a museum makes it unusual!...Our group enjoyed the visit even more because it was a guided tour exhibits ...in English!...the kids as well as the adults enjoyed the lunch the staff had prepared and most of all the team activities...More

Thank ilearnbytravel
Reviewed May 15, 2017

here you can enjoy yourself with different shows, exhibitions, and if you have kids it is the best place to take them, it is very educational too.

Thank bobcasis24
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

I went there on a rainy afternoon...not knowing what to do..this was the best option that I would have taken! The old prison is so cool! I got chills as soon as we walked in and saw the first room. You basically walk around and...More

Thank Islanderi I
Reviewed April 24, 2017

the kids (5,8 and 10) loved it, many different attractions, interesting you can spends half a day easy

Thank oran g
Reviewed April 10, 2017

The Children Museum has a lot of fun areas where children experience important aspects of daily life such as shopping at the supermarket or how to recycle, as well as some cool chances of being a police officer or a fireman, washing bananas for export,...More

Thank Mitch529
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

If you came to San Jose with kids younger than 10 this is a great option. Will learn about Costa Rica, dinosaurs, farm, profession, history among others. It's a half day plan but there is almost no place to eat and it's near nothing.

Thank Gilberto V
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nancy s
January 5, 2015|
Response from lunna | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Nancy! San Jose, the capital city is about one hour from the coral reefs in the Pacific Ocean and four hour distance to the reef in the Atlantic coast. In both senses there are excellent roads.