Our Mission We protect the cultural and natural heritage for the knowledge, valuation
And enjoy the present and future generations. Our View We are a leading, modern and attractive museum
With an impact on Costa Rican society.
The MNCR will have as priorities:
The national and international public will have up-to-date and attractive information on cultural and natural heritage, improving existing resources.
The national and international public will have at their disposal a strengthened and modern institutional management reflected in the results of research, conservation, protection and services.
The contributions of research in Natural History will be allies in the decision making of the conservation of biodiversity in the face of accelerated environmental deterioration.
The preservation of cultural heritage, given the threats of urban development and illicit trafficking, will be favored through the strengthening and innovation of prevention and control measures.