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Motag Living Museum

Motag, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
+63 921 556 3111
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A truly authentic experience, EXCEPTIONAL

This is the first time I have written a review on trip advisor and one of the few I have ever... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tndrussell2018
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Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
Must see if in the Boracay area

We booked this tour by contacting the Museum through their Facebook page. Amy met us at our hotel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
julibarr
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Yona, Mariana Islands
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SEE THE PAST COME TO LIFE; Step back in time and experience life in Boracay as it was before the tourists arrived Visit the FIRST INTERACTIVE LIVING MUSEUM in the Philippines!
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“planting rice” (14 reviews)
“water buffalo” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Motag, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
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Motag, Malay, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
+63 921 556 3111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first time I have written a review on trip advisor and one of the few I have ever written. Travel has become a part of my life and experiencing different cultures is a prime motivation for doing so. The Matog Living Museum...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this tour by contacting the Museum through their Facebook page. Amy met us at our hotel and guided us through the trikes and ferry ride to the beautiful museum. Every single moment of this tour was wonderful. Our guides were thorough, explaining everything...More

Thank julibarr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this tour to Montag Museum quite last minute as I wasn’t able to find a provider that can bring me and my family to Hacienda Maria. I engaged Myboracay.com for Php 1200 per adult and Php 1000 for my 4 year old son....More

1  Thank Roschy
Motag L, Manager at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rochy, Wow! It was fantastic review that we have. Thank you so much. We are happy that you really enjoy your visit and learn many things here at motag living museum. The recommendation is very nice hope it will bring more visitor to us.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

We wanted to understand how the locals lived their life through farming and planting back in time and we thought to visit this living museum at Motag to gain some first-hand experiences. We were really glad we made our way there, though it was a...More

Thank Xinmei L
Motag L, Manager at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Xinmei L, Your review was so great. We are happy to hear that you really enjoy your visit here at motag living museum. Hoping that your recommendation will bring more guest to us. Hope to seeing you next time visit in boracay.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

We decided to take this tour as a change from the beach scene in Boracay. The trip from Boracay wasn't too hard and locals are friendly to guide you along the way. We found the interactive tour to be very informative, seeing how Filipinos in...More

Thank LysT80
Motag L, Manager at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lys, We are happy to hear that instead of staying on the beach you decide to visit motag living museum. Thank you for visiting motag living museum and for the recommendation.

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I found this activity before my trip to the Philippines, and i will be grateful everyday because it was an exceptional experience! Loved every second of this tour! Learned a lot, had the chance to participate in the true Filipino culture; but the most important...More

Thank naylaidriss
Motag L, Project manager Motag Living Museum at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a fabulous review, MLM very much appreciates it, I am replying on behalf of MLM because the local area has been very badly flooded and the priority at the moment is to get the local people many you will have met at the museum,...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the place with my children as part of their school field trip. Its a tiny living museum beside a rice field in the middle of a rural area. It offers interactive experience of how Filipino used to live in old times. If you want...More

Thank islanderboy
Motag L, Manager at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the geat review. We are happy to hear that you learn and enjoy your visit here in the museum and most especially for your children. Hope to see you next time around.

Reviewed 14 September 2017

The place is so peaceful. It will show you how Filipino were farming and living in the 30's. Housing, water pit, local snacks, farming in the rice fields... At the end, they will serve you a fresh coconut juice and homemade local snacks. Heaven! Bring...More

Thank Pauline R
bebeko, Owner at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Pauline, It was an honor for us to have people like you visiting our Livign Museum. Sharing our farming culture and tradition back in the past is a pride for us in Malay and Boracay. Yes Boracay had also ricelands and root crops as...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited this amazing museum on August 11. We were greeted by Amy and the welcoming members of her community. Through their eyes we were able to understand the importance of keeping traditions such as weaving, planting rice among others. In this...More

1  Thank Ana C
bebeko, Owner at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Dear Ana C, Thank you very much for the review one could ever have. If you think we are the best Museum experience ever, it will inspire us to even do better so that we will never be a disa[ppointmetn to our future visitor. We...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was a wonderful experience seeing what life was like before all the tourists came. My wife and I were treated so well by the family and community elders who run the Museum. It is very hands on so plan to get into planting rice...More

1  Thank slashby
bebeko, Owner at Motag Living Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

From the Motag Living Museum farmer/performers, thank you very mush for your visit. We are happy to share with you our culture and life before toursim in Boracay.

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davannSydney
20 September 2017|
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Response from Gleb I | Reviewed this property |
Sms or email them (as we did) to arrange your pickup. Otherwise they could be closed
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Gianna L
17 February 2017|
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Response from 007englishhomestay |
Hi Gianna, Thank you for inquiring Motag Living Museum (MLM). The cost of entrance fee is P700 per head. We arrange hotel pick up also. Regards, MLM team Sheila
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