Villa Amon

Villa Amon was built in the late 1800's as one of the original founding structures for the capital city San Jose. It was designed and built by a French mason and is still considered one of the most impressive architectural accomplishments in Costa Rican history.

During it's illustrious history, this home was integral the plotting, planning and executing the 1948 democratic revolution. It has also played host to many world dignitaries over the years and served as the British Embassy in the 1950's. It is the gem of the historic district barrio Amon, San Jose.

The house was featured as the month of February in the historic national calendar 2013.