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Address: Carlos P. Garcia Avenue | Old Capitol Complex, Tagbilaran City, Philippines
Phone Number: +63 919 593 1265

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Rather small but infornative enough as far as Bohol is concerned. Covers prehistory, flora and fauna, Spanish colonial period and local history. Free of charge!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love museums so it doesn't take much to get an excellent rating from me for a museum. It had a lot of history of the island plus I got to see some primates.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rather small but infornative enough as far as Bohol is concerned. Covers prehistory, flora and fauna, Spanish colonial period and local history. Free of charge!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A relatively small museum at the heart of the city. Free admission. A nice place to spend your 20 minutes or so. Visit the museum if you want to know more about Bohol island, its rich history and culture. Tip: There's a small room on the left corner of the museum (which might not be immediately noticeable, we thought it... More 

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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a good place to take the younger generation so they can appreciate how it was then. Looking at the old stuff brought some memories of years past.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

nice museum in capitol complex, mix pinoy culture, history and animal. raccomanded for family and kids

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Small museum in the centre of Tagbilaran City. It's basically two rooms, which the second one has decoration and paintings worth looking a moment or just sit down for a while. The bigger room has taxidermied animals - if not your taste better not visit. Also featuring some rocks and items from past. I found it quite interesting for it's... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is an excellent museum located in Tagbilaran City. Although it is small in area, it has a comprehensive but compact presentation of the geographical, biological, and cultural history of Bohol. And the best part, entrance is free to the public. A must visit site in Bohol.

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Cabuyao, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A rare species that can only be found in this island and is protected because of its nearly extinction

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Admission was free. Location right in the middle of centre town (with small local shopping centres and markets) of Tagbilaran. If, like me, you just arrived in Tagbilaran, didn't immediately hire a tour guide / taxi for the day when you got off the ferry, went to centre town to look for lunch, and had a bit of time to... More 

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Kawit, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

I stumbled upon the museum on my way to do some malling. It affords visitors some knowledge about Bohol. it is small though and does not house that many artifacts. I appreciate the fact though that the city allocates resources to maintain such an establishment

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