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Jose Rizal Memorial Library

Osmena Boulevard, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 254 1109
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For art lovers

The second floor of the library is home to art exhibitors. I found interesting paintings from folks... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
San Jose del Monte, Philippines
okay lang

The place is clean and the library users exercised their library etiquette. It was a delightful... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Mega G
Cebu City, Philippines
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22 Mar 2017
“For art lovers”
27 Jan 2017
“okay lang”
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Osmena Boulevard, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
+63 32 254 1109
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

The second floor of the library is home to art exhibitors. I found interesting paintings from folks in Cebu. It inspired me to paint again. Thank you very much!

Thank ayenisquefont2
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The place is clean and the library users exercised their library etiquette. It was a delightful read. Its worth to browse. you might something inresting.

Thank Mega G
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The building itself is quite striking from outside. On entering, you are required to sign a visitors' book and deposit your bag. It feels rather like a school library, the patrons are mostly students, and an older foreigner such as myself certainly stands out. There's...More

Thank ADBell
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The library houses over 14,000 books of varied genres, including rare books and history & cultural publications related to Cebu. The library began construction in 1937 and was inaugurated on December 30, 1938. Juan Arellano, who also designed the Palladian Cebu Capitol Building, was the...More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed 23 June 2016

They have varied displays and participates in community activities i.e. Gabii sa kabilin. They are situated in a place that is easily accessible.

Thank _airish_qt
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Had the chance to review some of the biographies of previous politicians here in Cebu that made them famous for their contributions towards the development of the city

Thank _mgemma_lariosa
Reviewed 26 November 2015

July 4,2011 was the date of my induction as a member of the Rotary Club Cebu Port Center. The hall was large with high ceiling.Suitable for events like this. May be it can accommodate more than 300 guest, the sound system will be nice because...More

Thank Bisayanghilaw
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We were just months old residents in Cebu City when my son was called in for a morning job interview somewhere in Fuente-Osmena . He passed it but he still have to hurdle the final one scheduled at 2 PM. To pass time, we browsed...More

1  Thank cecille2014
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Flare R
10 July 2017|
Response from ayenisquefont2 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! There's no dress code. Come as you are.
27 October 2016|
Response from _airish_qt | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid not. The last time i went there, it were all stairs. Unless they have renovated.