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M. J. Cuenco Avenue, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Interesting museum with lots of different bits to read and look at. Our tour guide was excellent, friendly and knowledgeable. Enjoyed our afternoon and glad we visited.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank annie07747
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This museum comprises of several galleries in separate rooms in an sturdy old coral-stone building. The rooms are dedicated to different eras of Cebu's history. In each room different types of articles such as mud pots, grinding stones, old letters, statues, etc were displayed. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

It was a wonderful to see the place and a lot of history. The tour guide is knowledgeable and the staff were wonderful and helpful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zompoc
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Good to know history lessons not being covered in the four corners of the classrooms in Philippine Schools ..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Josefino L
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Because I love history, being here is definitely worth my money. My husband, my sister, and I went here for a tour and enjoyed the silence and history it brought and revealed to us. We've learned so much and it's definitely worth the visit!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Mecyll G
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Entrance Fee 30 pesos and a student / ojt tour guide assists you. First stop was a room filled with artifacts found in cebu that dates back to the neolithic era . Weapons, knives , flints all made of stone . Then also celadon wares...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Located on m.j cuenco ave., if coming from the colon area, it'll be on the right side. There is a street right before you see the front entrance to the museum (again coming from colon), make the turn and you'll see a gate to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank pogicha
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The museum used to be a prison. Considering the minimal entrance fee, a trip to this museum was a treat! Very enthusiastic and knowledgeable Tourism students served as our guides. A well-stocked museum shop would be a welcome improvement.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ancoylopez
Reviewed 31 March 2018

I still love this place as a historical and relaxation park. You get to see history of Cebu as it unfolds with all the Spanish documents and pictures. Love Cebu indeed.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Travis D
Reviewed 21 March 2018

When I was a younger. My idea to this place is like a prison cell. The entrance is like your getting inside of a large cell due to having barbed wires. Yet this place is having a lot of items in our history.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jude Matthew E
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