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National Museum

Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15
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Introduction to Philippine History Art and Cuisine Walking Tour
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This grand exhibit house features the country's most historic works of culture and national heritage, including the paintings of heralded Philippine artist Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Worth a visit although a lot of the exhibits were being renovated prior to being moved to a newer museum, The wreck of the "Santiago" artefacts on display was large and very interesting, especially the amount of Ming Dynasty chinese pottery, etc. Also the display...More

Thank Richrd_I
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Probably the best free Museum in Manila. So many different artists' works under different themes. Good to spend an afternoon there.

Thank geokantam
Reviewed 5 days ago

To be honest, I like museums, but this one only ranks as ok. While there, I was finished very quickly. Not very well laid out and not that interasting. Sorry.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my first time going to National Museum and I was happy that they finally offered free entrance to all. You could see actual works of prominent Filipino artists in here showcased in different galleries. The biggest turn off was the rude guards assigned...More

Thank eresibs
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent two hours in traffic in a non-air conditioned taxi to see this museum, & upon arrival was told that I'd have to surrender my purse to enter. I crankily told them no; when you're travelling in a foreign country you'd have to be...More

1  Thank Jamie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is really big and spacious and is worth going to. The artifacts, sculptures and my favorite part, the oldest churches in Bohol. Its amazing how so much history can be preserved and taken care of in a museum such as this.

Thank Pinky A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kudos to the government making the entrance free for all. You can see the spolarium here the great painting. The history of the Philippines name great photos of people who loved this country till death.

Thank Juanito B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I always go to this place And every time we try its closed. Finally we got to go inside. Its all about history. We learned a lot. The place is big and clean including their restrooms.

Thank Abigail D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to know the Philippines, better visit this place. From the Pre-Historic Philippines to the current Philippines you will learn from this place.

Thank Fernando S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A week ago, my friends and I visited the national museum. I was astonished with how spacious and magnificent each gallery was. The exhibits were well lit and well mounted. The bathrooms were clean and well equipped. Overall, I had a lot of fun save...More

Thank Aaron M
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Jannine Ashley B
16 July 2017|
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Response from Willarddix | Reviewed this property |
We were there around midday and were virtually the only visitors. We took a tuk-tuk there from our and our driver waited for us; it cost around $10.00. We took longer than expected and he actually came looking for us! I... More
31 May 2017|
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Response from Ruvee R | Reviewed this property |
There's parking in front of the museum!
Lukaskas S
13 May 2017|
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Response from Mitos P | Reviewed this property |
no dress code po