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Onirica Art Gallery

Church North Side, Next to Post Office, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7589
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Unexpected!

Onirica is definitely different from all of the souvenir and trinket shops that line the streets of... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
frugaltravelerDenver
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Louisville, Colorado
Perfect Place to take something special home from Costa Rica!

We are not the type to buy souvenirs such as t-shirts, etc. that often are made in other countries... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Brock M
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Church North Side, Next to Post Office, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 7589
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Onirica is definitely different from all of the souvenir and trinket shops that line the streets of La Fortuna. It offers beautiful, high-quality, original art from local artists presented in a well-kept shop. We didn't buy anything even though we looked around for a while....More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We are not the type to buy souvenirs such as t-shirts, etc. that often are made in other countries. We were lucky to come upon this art gallery. The art is unique and exclusive to Costa Rican artists. It was just what we were looking...More

Thank Brock M
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were walking around downtown and came across this gallery. Unfortunately it was already closed but I could see through the window that there were paintings I was interested in. I was able to visit the gallery the next day and it's lovely. I bought...More

Thank Jen B
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is a small shop near the church in La Fortuna. It's the kind of gallery you'd expect in a fancy hotel or along the beach. I thought it was very incongruous with its surroundings. The paintings are what drew me in. I'm not ashamed...More

Thank Jade M
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

We came here in April 2017, looking for some local art and found plenty of options. The owner was very patient as we tried to decide between many pieces. They are super friendly. We met his wife, who is also an artist. At the end,...More

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Great gallery displaying lots of really fabulous local artwork in a variety of medias, definitely worth a stop.

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

La Fortuna is a mixed bag of souvenir shops, tour offices, and fast food joints, but Onirica offers a pleasant escape from all of that. This gallery is on the small side, but the art is high quality and gives you an idea of the...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

La Fortuna is full of shops catering to tourists with the same items you can find all over Costa Rica. It was a delight to find the Onirica Art Gallery. The gallery displays unique and quality original artwork from Costa Rican artists--and art of all...More

Thank Redrabbits81
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is a real gem, I would have to have loved to have bought and photographed the whole place, an art gallery in a shop.

Thank Jane P
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

In a small town where touristy souvenir shops dominate the main road with restaurants sprinkled in between, this gallery is more than just a gem, but a true diamond in the rough. Although they have a few things that would make for some good souvenirs...More

Thank Michael S
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