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Rizal Shrine

Santa Clara Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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“his life” (14 reviews)
“national hero” (38 reviews)
“jose rizal” (35 reviews)
Santa Clara Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

The Rizal Museum is located on the actual site where national hero Jose Rizal was detained in Fort Santiago while awaiting trial on charges of rebellion, sedition, and conspiracy. Death by firing squad on December 30, 1986 was his fate. The museum is home to...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 20 October 2017

been reading Jose Rizal’s life story years ago and I was really happy having opportunity to visit his shrine (museum). the compound is also a good place to walk around away from the traffic of manila city. this area is really educative. I’m not sure...More

Thank Wilwa_Tikta
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Lately, the Rizal Shrine became more popular with the controversial photo bomb that was in the news.

Thank pinoytraveller2
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I have been to the Shrine several times, indeed visiting it every time I go to Manila. The amount of material there about Dr Rizal is very informative and there are many artifacts made by his hands. He was a man of many talents.

Thank Glynn H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is a well designed display about the life of Rizal. I had not heard about this individual. It covers the end of his life and his execution.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The Rizal Shrine is located inside the grounds of the Fort Santiago which costs only 60 pesos to enter. It's well worth a visit if you're in Manila and want to learn about this man who is considered a national hero in the Philippines. There's...More

1  Thank Iammmattdoran
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Always enjoy taking people here, for those interested in Filipino history it is a must. There are a variety of personal items that belonged to Rizal on display as well as interactive displays and presentations. It is a solemn place so noise should be kept...More

1  Thank Chindit1944
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was sadly lacking in knowledge of the role Rizal played in Manilla's history. He was quite a guy and very enlightened for his time and place. Seems he still is a hero to people of Manilla.

Thank Nabobs
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I had never heard of Rizal so this little museum was very interesting. It is small but worth the 1/2 hour or so to learn more about the history of the Philippines.

Thank TruthCalifornia
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I went here with my friends as one of our requirements in Rizal-- our subject in college. The area was spacious and great for a solemn feeling and waving back to the past. As we walk one by one, we stepped on Dr. Jose Rizal's...More

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