San Jose

- San Jose

San Jose Province
National Theater and Gold Museum, San José
San José Central Market
Places you MUST visit in San Jose, Costa Rica
The Capital of Costa Rica is San Jose City
Area: 1, 918.2 mi2 - Fifth province in size: 10% of national area
Population: 1, 356, 442 (2000) - Population Density: 15.5 inhabitants per square mile

Geography and Meteorology: Elevation: 3, 773 feet - Average Temperature: 68.5°F - Annual Rainfall: 59-79 inches
Places to Visit / Attractions
Teatro Nacional / National Theater
San Antonio de Escazú
Universidad de Costa Rica / University of Costa Rica
Centro Nacional de la Cultura / National Cultural Center
Parque de Diversiones / Amusement Park
Pueblo Antiguo / Old Town
Museo de Arte Costarricense / Modern Art
Museo de Arte y Diseño Contemporáneo / Art and Contemporary Design Museum
Museos del Banco Central / Central Bank Museums
Museo del Oro Precolombino, Alvaro Vargas Echeverría / Gold Museum
Museos de Numismática, Jaime Solera Bennett / Numismatic Museum
Museo de los Niños / Children's Museum
Museo de Ciencias Naturales La Salle / Natural History
Museo del Colegio Superior de Señoritas / Women's Education and History Museum
Museo Criminal / Criminalogy Museum
Museo Dr. Rafael Ángel Calderón Guardia / Historical Museum
Museo Filatélico y Numismático de Costa Rica / Philatelic and Numismatic Museum
Museo Homenaje Joaquín Garcia Monge / Historical Museum
Museo de Insectos de la Universidad de Costa Rica / Insects- Natural History
Museo del Jade Marco Fidel Tristán / Jade - Archaeological Museum
Museo Nacional de Costa Rica / Archaeological, Historical and Natural History
Museo Regional de Arte Costarricense / Regional Costa Rican Art Museum
Archivo Nacional, Sala León Fernandez Bonilla / National Archives
Museo Histórico Tecnológico del Grupo ICE / Historical Technology Museum
Museo del Deporte / Sports Museum
Museo Regional de Perez Zeledón / Archaeological and Historical Museum
Reserva Indígena de Quitirrisí / Indian Reserve
Parque Nacional del Chirripó / Chirripo National Park (San José, Puntarenas)
Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo / National Park (San José, Heredia, Limón)
Santuario de Aves Neotropicales, Los Cusingos, Pérez Zeledón / Neotropical Bird Sanctuary
Parque Zoológico Simón Bolívar / Zoo
Jardín de Mariposas Spirogyra / Butterfly Garden
Serpentario / Snake Zoo
San Jose Websites
MSJ San Jose City, Local Government
Exploring San José, Costa Rica! - Taking you to explore the city of San José, Costa Rica!
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