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Casa Gorordo Museum

35 Lopez Jaena Street, Cebu City 6004, Philippines
+63 63 329 4576
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This museum looks at local life in the 1800s.
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  • Average18%
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35 Lopez Jaena Street, Cebu City 6004, Philippines
+63 63 329 4576
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazingly well funded museum. They had the technology to really help recreate the scene from history. Our guide was very knowledgable and passionate about sharing that history. House was beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed the tour.

Thank Pauline V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Casa Gorordo is an old, lavishly adorned, turn of the century house built and use in the period of intelligencias and indio’s throughout the centuries of colonial rule. The original residents of the Casa also known as “balay na tisa” is the Gorordo family, an...More

Thank ynadqnor
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Casa Gorordo is a historic house museum in Cebu, the oldest city in the Philippines. It is located in the Parian district, a locus of vibrant economic and cultural activity throughout centuries of colonial rule and in the modern times, Inhabited by Chinese immigrants upon...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We visited the Casa Gorordo Museum while visiting Cebu City When we purchased the entrance ticket we were mentioned that there was a tour involved. This was great because then you can learn even more about the location, culture etc. So the guide explained to...More

Thank Alexandra A
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I like the idea of converging history and technology. This museum is able to keep up with the fast-changing world of technology. Kids will surely not be bored once they get to this place. They have free earphones and they have a cafe below their...More

Thank ceibed
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Talk a walk during a breezy evening at the old district of Cebu - The Parian. This lifestyle museum is just a few minutes away from the Heritage of Cebu. The entrance fee is just 120 Peso, including a short guided tour and some video...More

Thank Chee Koon L
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Do you want to get an idea of how stone houses looked like in the Philippines during the Spanish era? Then visit the Casa Gorordo Museum located at no. 35 Eduardo Aboitiz St., Cebu City or Lopez Jaena St. It is a mid-19th century stone...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I'm not "cultured" enough to point out what's great about this place compared to other museums but what I do know is that this gives us a wonderful look into the life of the wealthy Filipinos of the Chinese area of old Cebu. In paying...More

Thank May G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

A fine example of how the Ilustrados live in that time.The various antiques seen gave us the feel how they manage household. Also i imagine the size of their dwelling that can not be done with only one housemaid. They were religious and devoted by...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a fine example of Cebu in the past. My wife and I was given a tour to remember by Ren. He explained the history of using a interactive map. Seeing the city grow and the influences of the Chinese , Spanish and...More

Thank kewz
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21 December 2017|
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Response from kewz | Reviewed this property |
Should be open on Mondays. Check the night before on the website.
Diana A
23 October 2016|
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Response from trainer_2015 | Reviewed this property |
as far as I know, it is not open.