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Jose R. Gullas Halad Museum

Dionisio Jakosalem St., Cebu City 6000, Philippines
268-2579
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65% Music, 35% Halad Family

In a manner that is something like visiting ancestral homes in the Philippines, there is a strong... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
John T
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Cebu City, Philippines
brand new

The Museum is brand new,and not many people know where it is,this place is a must if you are into... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
jonfeaver
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Thailand
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11 Mar 2018
“65% Music, 35% Halad Family”
2 Aug 2017
“brand new”
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Dionisio Jakosalem St., Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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268-2579
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

In a manner that is something like visiting ancestral homes in the Philippines, there is a strong focus on the museum founding family as well as the musical cultural contents. Frankly, since I was expecting a museum experience only, this took me aback. The main...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Museum is brand new,and not many people know where it is,this place is a must if you are into music and ;like to catch up and local artists. It is well laid out and interesting,hope that more people will visit it.

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The newest museum of Cebu City houses and keeps the rich musical history of Cebu. It is the only museum in Cebu that is solely dedicated to music. Cebuanos have always been known as great singers and musicians. The Museum is being house in the...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

The is a Music Museum in Manila but its more of a Concert/event venue than a Museum. Here enshrined the wonderful history of Cebuano Music. With working phonograph where you can listen to the music from Long Playing Vinyl Record, and other music from mp3...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2015

The JRG Halad Museum, founded by Dodong Gullas in 2010, explores and celebrates the enduring legacies of Cebuano cultural heritage as expressed through music. The museum aims to be a repository of Cebuano and Visayan musical treasures, including composers, artists and other memorabilia as well...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

The location on the map is incorrect and once you do find it, it looks closed or abandoned. But once you walk in, it was really surprising! The owner seemed to have invested a lot but he could have done more to advertise the museum...More

1  Thank kirs b
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Reviewed 4 January 2015

This museum is a treat for music lovers. This JRG Halad Museum is a musically-themed museum in Cebu City, Philippines that pays homage to the musical heritage of Cebu. A must visit

1  Thank Hari Krishnaa N
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Reviewed 22 May 2014

THE PHILIPPINES IS GETTING READY!!! A few days from today, four major cities: Cebu, Mandaue, Talisay, and Lapulapu City, will open its museums and heritage sites to the world to celebrate its annual GABII SA KABILIN (Night Of Heritage). Visit the renowned JOSE R GULLAS...More

1  Thank Christelle R
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

a new museum here in cebu, owned by a political family, was not impressed but at least there are more museums here in cebu, unlike before.

1  Thank Johnny D
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