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Xavier Museum

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Time well spent, as museums tell stories

If you have the time, and there's a guide available--ask them to take you around, as the stories... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Maria Elma A
Get to know a lot about Mindanao

Pros: - Get a guided tour of the place, ASK! - Our guide was friendly; his dad invented the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Coreen C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have the time, and there's a guide available--ask them to take you around, as the stories are always best told by locals. Ethno-linguistic groups vis-a-vis the towns in the region are presented in beautifully illustrated maps/info graphics; and a priceless selection of textiles,...More

Thank Maria Elma A
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Pros: - Get a guided tour of the place, ASK! - Our guide was friendly; his dad invented the motorela - The toilet is clean! - The place is air-conditioned - The place is clean Cons: - I think P70.00 is not that worth it,...More

Thank Coreen C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This museum was clean, air conditioned, and well-curated. Learned a lot about parts in Northern Mindanao, including indigenous tribes and their customs. Must-see for anyone in CdO!

Thank Aimee C
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

For starters, when entering the university, you are required to leave an ID. Then you go walk in to the Oro Museum. Entrance is Php70. Which I thought was cheap considering nobody was there; a guide took me around to explain the 3 galleries; air-conditioned...More

Thank mamabelz
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Location: Within the city center Cost: P70 (borderline reasonable) Facilities: Standard Museum Service: Its more complicated and professional than it is friendly, but its not ok, not a big deal Overall Experience: 2.5 out of 5 stars This is well done, although not that big....More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

I have always been going here since I was in my alma mater, Xavier U. This destination is a must go to tourist who wants to know more about the locals' history.

Thank Esther Torillo B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My favorite past time place for clearing my mind away from stress. I am still a student, by the way.

1  Thank Peter John P
Reviewed 30 June 2017

As I roam around the museum, I know that it is a place where I know for sure I will come back. Displays and collections are really good in the eye and it is refreshing.

Thank Linde Mae E
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My Alma Mater. Historical findings and things are so nostalgic and amazing when you know the history of it. Goosebumps all over my body. Definitely recommend this to tourist who wants to know more about Kagayan History and the school.

Thank Bajuju
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The exhibit composed of a private collector's collection I went to view on its opening date a few weeks ago featured indigenous peoples' costumes in Mindanao. It was artistically and interestingly 'mounted and and displayed.'

Thank BubblyFreeSpirit
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