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National Museum

Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15
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Introduction to Philippine History Art and Cuisine Walking Tour
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This grand exhibit house features the country's most historic works of culture and national heritage, including the paintings of heralded Philippine artist Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
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"juan luna"
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"filipino artists"
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"free entrance"
in 14 reviews
"natural history"
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"paintings and sculptures"
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"parisian life"
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"senate building"
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"works of art"
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"art lovers"
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"spanish galleon"
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"great art"
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"the upper floors"
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"great filipino"
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"no flash"
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"grade school"
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"air conditioned"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’m so grateful that my eldest son wished to see this landmark which at first I’m reluctant to visit..it was way back in early 90’s when I last visited this museum for a school project. The place was neglected back then, something that you cannot...More

Thank Lany R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a great day that i visited the museum. I think the people needs to focus on the displays and be conscious with the infos that they can get. But they were too loud inside and making noise was a bit annoying. But i...More

Thank Amelia S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went into this museum thinking this would be a more general museum. It turns out it is mostly an art gallery. I'm generally not into art museums because I don't consider myself a good judge of art. It was still interesting though. There was...More

Thank patlv23
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lots of good art work to look at 3 floors . many different types of art work religious , modern, native ...

Thank John M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went hear with friend Sunday, just minutes from our Hotel in Ermita. I was surprised that there was no entrance fee for students, or seniors. Located in the old capital building I believe, it includes many types of art, from, modern to impressionism, With relics...More

Thank Jake M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time I visited the National Museum was when I was in High School. I was rather disappointed then. Ten years later, I revisited the Museum and was surprised with the fantastic changes it has embraced. Loved that they have also gone digital in...More

Thank AJ3366
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The repository of the Philippine arts. I saw showcases of artist works by great Philippine artists. I saw for the first time the great Spolarium. Great pieces of potteries and ceramics which dates back to pre Spanish era. I saw works of great artists like...More

Thank rodd85
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

It's great to discover that the country has a huge collection of art pieces and artifacts. From classical to modern and postmodern, the museum has a collection for that. It would be better it can have an informational pamphlet for unguided visitors.

Thank Karen T
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

If you love history this place is a must visit. I personally love weapons and musical instruments and this place has a ton.

Thank yay83
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing place where you can find a great arts collection from filioino artists, and history, culture of the Philippines. Entrance is Free

Thank Ivan Ray J
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Response from Arrastape | Reviewed this property |
The best things in life are free...and yes, it's one of the best museums in Manila; and yes, it's free.
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morning was nice and cool.
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There's parking in front of the museum!
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