The National Theater of Costa Rica
Built in 1897, the National Theater has elegant European-style architecture and stages a variety of shows throughout the year. A great source of national pride, the establishment is best explored with the help of a guide, and there’s a coffee shop and gift shop within for those looking to relax and collect some souvenirs.
Hours: Monday-Saturday 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (January-April), 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (May-December)
Can’t miss: The painting Alegoría al café y el banano
Avenida Segunda entre Calles 3 y 5, Centro, San José, Costa Rica, +506 2010 1100