Pre-Columbian Gold Museum

San José

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DESTINATIONS costa rica sanjosecostarica Do & See Pre-Columbian Gold Museum

Pre-Columbian Gold Museum

Located in a subterranean building underneath the Plaza de la Cultura, this museum features a great collection of gold artifacts. With some artifacts dating back to AD 500, the museum will give you a glimpse over Costa Rica ancient history.

Do & See

San José is home to great world-class museums, lush parks, hip hostels with pools and some seriously amazing restaurants. The most exciting neighbourhood of the city is Escalante — the hippest people are hanging out there. Besides having a vibrant urban life, San José is also the perfect starting point for day trips to many major destinations spread throughout the country. Hop on a bus and explore the local forest regions or a hike in the nearby mountains. The city's energetic and vibrant life and unique nature will make for unforgettable experiences.