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San Jose Sights

Parque Morazán

  • Avda. 3, Cs. 5–9 Map It
  • Barrio El Carmen
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Updated 04/10/2014

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Anchored by the 1920 Templo de Música (Temple of Music), a neoclassic bandstand that has become the symbol of the city, downtown's largest park is somewhat barren, though the pink and gold trumpet trees on its northwest corner brighten things up when they bloom in the dry months. The park is named for Honduran general Francisco Morazán, whose dream for a united Central America failed in the 1830s. Avoid the park late at night, when a rough crowd appears.

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Avda. 3, Cs. 5–9, San José, 10101, Costa Rica

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Updated 04/10/2014


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