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Address: 50 Mts North Public School, Cerro Plano, Costa Rica
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+506 2645 5275
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Local art a beautiful gardens that are really close to town---Arte local y...

Local art a beautiful gardens that are really close to town---Arte local y jadines hermosos cerca del pueblo.

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Great environment and good cross section of art's

we were passing by and the initial pagoda catches your attention. We took about 20 minutes to look around and see the variety of arts presented. The "space" is lovely and breaks... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
everthingelse2014
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Granada, Nicaragua
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Granada, Nicaragua
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were passing by and the initial pagoda catches your attention. We took about 20 minutes to look around and see the variety of arts presented. The "space" is lovely and breaks up the walk down from Monteverde to Santa Elena

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ottawa canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this shop. Many rooms in this house with art collected/submitted from many artists. There was paintings, cards, carvings, souvenirs, hand painted masks, glass blown objects etc. It well worth a visit. Look for the sign for the Monteverde Art House.

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Woodinville, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by, looking for something more than the standard souvenir shop. So glad that we did. Not only do they have unique artwork, but it's highly varied as well. Everything from woodworking, to textiles, to graphic arts. Definitely worth a stop unless you're looking for cheap, mass produced knick knacks -- in which case there are lots of those places... More 

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Daventry, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We stopped in to have a look on the way back to the hotel. The art house is on a steep hill and we wanted to have a breather and a look at what was there. Interesting place with intricate woodwork but the shop keeper was not very welcoming so we left

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Woodstock, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The Art House contains artwork from many local artists, most of which would make great souvenirs from your Costa Rica travels. My wife went in not looking to make any large purchases. We purchased a few smaller items to take home, but the larger art pieces were incredible, and would be an awesome way to commemorate your trip to CR!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Great art done by a multitude of local artists. Real art, hand made, well crafted.Fantastic place. Did all our souvenir shopping here. Nice stuff.

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North Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Loved walking through the Art House, it was a quick walk from my hotel and on the way into town. This offered quality art and not the typical mass produced souvenirs you would find in the shops in town. Beautiful paintings by local artists, carved sculptures, good value. I ended up buying a painting that we love. It's about 4'... More 

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

We spent an hour looking through the gallery and finally decided on a small- and quite affordable- original watercolor by a local artist. We're thrilled to have this as our momento of our first trip to Costa Rica.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

I was walking from a day trip in Santa Elena. I passed by this wonderful place. The building was striking and beautiful. I was able to tour the grounds, and there was all kinds of outdoor greenery. I stop in the gift shop, and the art inside was amazing. This place is worth the tour, and visit inside to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2013

I just loved this place! You can spend hours just examining the different things from masks, to jewellery to wood carvings. It has the best range and most interesting selection of items in the Monteverde area. Lots of original pieces. Locally owned by craft lovers you can see the care and love that has gone into making this special. Highly... More 

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