A few of the many locations where many more paintings can be seen and enjoyed.
Ave. 7, Calle 5
Changing exhibits every month by local and foreign artists.
Amir Art Gallery
Ave. Central, Calles 1 & 3
Works by local and some foreign artists.
Casa de la Cultura
In Heredia, north side of the park
Changing exhibits by the province's artists.
Central Bank Galleries
Below the Plaza del Cultura
Tues - Sun: 10:am - 5:pm
Temporary exhibitions and occasional sales.
A must see.
Enrique Echandi Gallery
Behind the National Theater
Year round exhibits by national and international artists.
100 mts. south of the Aduana Theater
Emphasis on local artists.
100 mts. south of the National Insurance Institute
Featuring temporary exhibits, mostly by national artists.
In the Coconut Shopping Center, behind Paseo Colon
Exhibits by local artists.
75 mts. west of Sala Garbo
Modern and traditional Latin American art.
Galeria FCB Siboney
300 mts. south of Pops on La Sabana
Occasionally features works by national and foreign artists.
Centro Comercial de la Calle Real, San Pedro
Mon - Sat: 10:am to 12:pm, 2:pm to 7:pm
Specializes in contemporary Hispanic art.
Garcia Monge Gallery
Behind the National Theater
Temporary exhibits by foreign and local artists year-round
Galeria Octubre 8
75 mts. west of Paseo Colon's Pizza Hut
Featuring primitive Costa Rican art.
Fine artwork by international and renowned national artists.
On the road to San Pedro
Featuring German art year-round.
Hispanic Culture Institute
100 mts. west of National Insurance Institute
Changing exhibits of works by national and international artists.
Instituto Anglo-Costaricense de Cultura
50 mts. south of the Subaru Angency in Los Yoses
Exhibits of contemporary art.
Jacobo Karpio Gallery
Ave. 1, Calle 15-13
High-quality exhibits by foreign and local artists year-round.
José Figueres Gallery
In the Metropolitan building
Features works by one local artist per month.
Juan Santamaria Museum
200 mts. north of the Alajuela Park.
Displays by international and renowned national artists year-round.
La Mascara Theater Café
50 mts. north of Dr. Echandi's vet clinic
Exhibits by new Costa Rican artists year-round.
Some rooms devoted to displays by national and international artists.
Melico Salazar Theater
Vestibule, Cental Park
Local folkloric and modern art.
Mexican Culture Center
Calle 19, N° 14
Featuring Mexican works.
Museum of Costa Rican Art
East side of La Sabana
Tues - Sat: 8:30 to 5:pm
Sunday: 9:am - 5:pm
Permanent collection of works by local artists, as well as temporary collections.
Museum of Religious Art
In the church and convent of Orosi, Paraiso de Cartago
Museum of Religious Art - Our Lady of Pilar
South side of the Tres Rios Church, Cartago
National Gallery of Contemporary Art
In the National Library building
Mon - Sat: 10:am - 5:pm
Downtown San José
Occasionally offers exhibits by renowned foreign and local artists.
National Theater Café
Changing exhibits of works by national and foreign artists.
In Sala Garbo, attached to theater café.
4:pm to 11:pm
Sophia Wanamaker Gallery
In Centro de Cultural
Costarricense - Norteamericano, Barrio Dent
Local and international arts and crafts exhibits year-round.
Open to the public from April 9 to May 3 in San Pedro.