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Crisologo Museum

Crisologo Street, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Memorabilia of a colorful political dynasty

A bracing dose of local and national history, especially focused on late Congressman Floro... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Makati, Philippines

It's free to visit but you're required to make a donation. It's up to you how much to give. The... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Angel T
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Crisologo Street, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

A bracing dose of local and national history, especially focused on late Congressman Floro Crisologo, who was assassinated in the mid-1970s, gangster-style, inside Vigan Cathedral, a few blocks away from the family home. A stark perspective on the Marcos era, and the hazardous atmosphere of...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

It's free to visit but you're required to make a donation. It's up to you how much to give. The place is a bit small. All the interesting things are on the first floor. All the pictures and memorabilia with descriptions and short stories are...More

Thank Angel T
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Small museum with various artifacts of Vigan's Spanish heritage. Inexpensive (donation) way to learn some history.

Thank nydok811
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We returned from our visit to Baluarte zoo and I directed the tricycle rider to drop us at the Plaza. We roamed around the heritage village and accidentally bumped into this museum located along De Los Reyes Street. Admission is free but you are encouraged...More

Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This place is a worthwhile family dynasty museum. Not super exciting but there are a few interesting relics and you can learn the tragic history of this family (one assassination and one assassination attempt). Plan about 30-45 minutes.

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I think I will enjoy this museum much more if I were Filipino. I don't know much about Crisologo. There are lots of stuffs that belong to him but no much description. When I have been there, the second floor is closed, so I didn't...More

Thank Pseudosoma
Reviewed 15 February 2017

its nice.....very historic ambiance, as if you past flew time to the oldest era in the Philippine...

Thank Ren A
Reviewed 30 January 2017

It was past 5pm so all museum was already closed. Then, we while walking around the old cities, we passed by this area and it was still open so, we entered it. It has few historic pictures about the Crisologo. The Place is clean and...More

Thank SoniaSuria
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Unfortunately at our time of visiting, only the downstairs was open, not much to interest overseas visitors

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Well preserved artifacts. Well respected family in Vigan. Another great place to stop over when going on a Kalesa tour.

Thank Caryl N Dwight G
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Jobi R
15 September 2015|
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Response from mcg0511 | Reviewed this property |
the museum is open daily from 8:30-11:30, 1:30-4:30. i read in one blog that the musuem is open even on holidays.