Costa Rica gold museum set to reopen


The Central Bank of Costa Rica has supported an overhaul of the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum's (Museo del Oro Precolombino) lighting system, which cost an estimated 346 million colón ($686,000).

The works, which also saw the closure of the national coin museum, the Numismatic Museum, which is located in the same building as the underground gold museum, began in May. The total closure of the museums took effect at the end of July.

The LED lighting upgrade was intended to provide state-of-the-art

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