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Casa Gorordo Museum

35 Lopez Jaena Street, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 63 329 4576
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This museum looks at local life in the 1800s.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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35 Lopez Jaena Street, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 63 329 4576
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I last visited Casa Gorordo more than 20 years ago and was pleasantly surprised that they have updated the experience. They have installed dioramas at the basement and a tour guide explained how the area evolved through time. Our guide was on her first day...More

Thank AmANomad
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A fascinating, historic house in well-preserved condition. A professional set-up, entry was P120 for adults, which included a tour guide, free key ring and pair of headphones to be used during the tour. Personally, given the small number of times I used the headphones I'd...More

Thank Andrew2520
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This was a great find! This place is well designed, well preserved and a true treasure. The tour is very informative, the collection is quite amazing. The house overall, is just simply beautiful. A definite must for Cebu tourists and locals!

Thank Steve And Amy G
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome. I paid 120 pesos and received a private guide, free key ring and little guide book on the house. My guide was Awesome! He knew so much and showed me some awesome stuff. The whole museum is also quite interactive. The...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This house is around 500M from the Yap Ancestral House so do please visit this. It has been bought and taken care of an organization thus it is well kept complete with a souvenir shop and a cafe. There are different tour packages that you...More

Thank jscyn
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Very modern presentation of the historical Parian. I love it! The Casa is well preserved. I can really feel the ambience and the rich history behind it. Love the surroundings, very well maintained.

Thank Bohemian_Soul
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This place was the old archbishop's residence , where all the young ceburano couples used to come for blessing and approval before marriage from the archbishop , it has been preserved in it's original condition with beautiful gardens ,you a taxi to find it and...More

Thank aljazzar30
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Diana A
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as far as I know, it is not open.