This Thursday, December 7, 2023, the Museo Rafael Ángel Calderón Guardia will light up with the magic of Christmas in a special event that promises to transport you to the celebrations of yesteryear. Under the name “Fire in Art: Luminous Posadas“, this unique evening will offer an unforgettable experience full of tradition and happiness.

Fire in Art: Programming of the Evening

5:00 p.m. | Lecture “History of glass in humanity”
  • In the Auditorium of the Museo Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia, Aleyda Bonilla Restrepo will share fascinating details about the history of glass in the Auditorium of the Museo Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia. An opportunity to explore the past through this special material.
5:00 p.m. | Costa Rica Chamber Opera Academy
  • Experience the powerful “Opera Arias and more” in a presentation of classical music for opera lovers.
6:00 p.m. | Guided tour “Exhibition Fire in Art
  • A guided tour that will reveal the secrets behind the artworks exhibited at the Rafael Ángel Calderón Guardia Museum.
7:00 p.m. | Chepecletas begins walk – Posadas in Barrio Escalante
  • A tour through the colorful streets of Barrio Escalante. At restaurants such as Casa Dominga, DOMA Restaurante, FAQRA and The Beer Factory, each accompanied by two carolers.
8:00 p.m. | Posada at the Museum with Chepecletas
  • Posada at the Museum, where the Chepecletas will add a special touch of joy to the evening.
8:15 p.m. | Academia Ópera de Cámara de Costa Rica – “Christmas Music at the Museum”
  • Special presentation of Christmas music by the talented Chamber Opera Academy of Costa Rica.
8:30 p.m | Guided tour “Fire in Art Exhibition”
  • For those who were not able to enjoy it before, another opportunity to explore the “Fire in Art” exhibition will be offered with a guided tour.

Important Details:

Fecha y Hora: Jueves 7 de diciembre del 2023, de 5:00 p.m. a 9:00 p.m.
Lugar: Museo Rafael Ángel Calderón Guardia.
Vestimenta: Casual, zapatos cómodos, abrigo.


Secure your participation in the Barrio Escalante tour and get more details about the event in general by registering here.

Important: Transportation is not provided, so plan your arrival to the event.

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