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Crisologo Museum

Crisologo Street, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Interesting place

A collection of artifacts around Crisologo family, from 50ies to 80ies or so. A little dusty and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maike N
via mobile
Excellent family museum

This was the old ancestral house of the famous Crisologo clan, which dominated Ilocos politics and... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Worldwatcher
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Toronto, Canada
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Crisologo Street, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A collection of artifacts around Crisologo family, from 50ies to 80ies or so. A little dusty and not much written explanation, but super friendly staff are always around to explain. Most of the exhibited items speak for themselves anyway. To see an original house with...More

Thank Maike N
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was the old ancestral house of the famous Crisologo clan, which dominated Ilocos politics and business in the last century. The present members of the family are painstakingly maintaining the house so that the illustrious history of this famous family says alive. The patriarch,...More

Thank Worldwatcher
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

When you visit or had a travel package in ILOCOS remember that all Heritage places is just a 15mins walk or visit. The Main event in ILOCOS Tour is the Sand Dunes / Kalye Crisologo and Pagudpud beaches (imagining you are on Top of the...More

Thank Rizal P
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

the museum is well maintained based on local standards and has lots of information and material that gives historical and vivid capture of historical events. The ambush car caught our attention. Many to learn from here.

1  Thank bsbtfdn
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Went here along Calle Crisologo and it is good. We learned some history of the place and the family who once lived in this grand house.

Thank rod m
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

If you love history ang spanish house, visit this place. It is the old house of the famous crisologo clan.

Thank Gilbert C
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The museum is the Crisologo family home. It had the old style Spanish archetecture. We took a guided tour which I highly recommend. The furnishings reflect the period and tell the family story. Some very unique pieces of art and antiques adorn the home. Either...More

Thank Timothy H
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Small museum that deaals with the local history of vigan and in particular the main pokitical family.

Thank GusCraig
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is the house of a prominently politician in Vigan who gave significant contribution to the country. Very educational and a must visit as part of the "calesa tour" package.

Thank Herman D
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Good: 1. Entrance feel - FREE! you can give a donation if you like. 2. Near Calle Crisologo 3. Appreciate the beauty of Filipino culture and tradition. Bad: NOTHING - Because it's free!

1  Thank macasaetchris
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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.
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