Museo Nacional de Costa Rica
Exhibitions arrow History of Costa Rica
History of Costa Rica
Avances en el inventario de esferas precolombinas en la zona sur de Costa Rica

 Las esferas de piedra precolombinas de Costa Rica son uno de los objetos de manufactura y uso en tiempos precolombinos, que aún en la actualidad son utilizados con propósitos quizás similares a los de las sociedades que habitaron la zona sur de Costa Rica.

Preservation and Restoration
ImageThe collections from the National Museum are part of the Nation's Cultural Heritage. They are the legacy that all of us, Costa Rican citizens, share. However, it is shared with people beyond our frontiers and that is the reason why we can consider it as humanity heritage.
Preventive conservation of cultural assets

"As the Costa Rican saying goes, “It is better to prevent than to lament.”