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Address: 50 Mts North Public School, Cerro Plano, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +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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Awesome Local Shop

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 August 2016
matthewcbayer
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Woodstock, Georgia
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Daventry, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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Thank matthewcbayer
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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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Thank Cynthia C
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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1 Thank John H
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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London
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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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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2013

We ended up purchasing a painting from the Art House and had it shipped to us in the US. Everything went perfectly and the painting arrived sooner than we had expected it, in perfect condition. We highly recommend the Art House.

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1 Thank Debbie B
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

While there are excellent arts and crafts at this store, they were far above our price range. Still we had fun looking at the merchandise and imagining what some of it might look like on our walls. We didn't buy anything, but the sales clerk kindly phoned a cab for us.

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Monteverde A, Gerente at Art House, responded to this review
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Buen día, gracias por su comentario, nos alegra que hayan disfrutado de la galería. Nosotros tratamos de apoyar un mercado... More 

Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2012

Do not miss this place if you ever go to Monteverde. You'll find affordable handmade jewels, decorative objects, magnets, mugs...

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Monteverde A, Gerente at Art House, responded to this review
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Hola, agradecemos su visita y su comentario. Como galería tratamos a apoyar a los artistas y artesanos locales, además nos... More 

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