Museo Nacional de Costa Rica
Current Research

ImageResearch performed in the area of Anthropology allows us to learn about our ancestors, the ancient inhabitants of the territory we now call Costa Rica. In order to carry out such studies, the Museum counts on professionals specialized in Archaeology and Biologic Anthropology. 

The research follows these stages: location and recording of archaeological sites (areas with any kind of evidence of past human actions), site assessment (size, depth, and evidence), archaeological excavation and lab analysis.