Liberia City

Liberia

City in Costa Rica

Description

Liberia is a city in northern Costa Rica, near the Nicoya Peninsula. In its old quarter, the Museo de Guanacaste has cultural and historical exhibitions. The Museo del Sabanero showcases local cowboy memorabilia, including photographs. The colonial-style Ermita de La Agonía is a Catholic church with a white facade. To the northeast are the active Rincón de la Vieja Volcano and the dormant Miravalles Volcano.

Elevation: 144 m
Area: 561.6 km²
Weather: 24°C, Wind S at 11 km/h, 95% Humidity
Postal code: 50101
Population: 56,899 (2013)
Founded: 1836