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Rizal Shrine

Santa Clara Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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great pice of history

being canadian I had never heard the story of Rizal so I found it to be very interesting, the... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
louieandbetty
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vancouver bc
Historical

We were told that we could only visit the ground floor as there was an ongoing program at the 2nd... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
ron d
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Paranaque, Philippines
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“his life” (14 reviews)
“national hero” (38 reviews)
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Santa Clara Street, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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"national hero"
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"great man"
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"jose rizal"
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"filipino history"
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"firing squad"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"great museum"
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"on display"
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"intramuros area"
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"walk around"
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"dr"
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

being canadian I had never heard the story of Rizal so I found it to be very interesting, the musum is very good and the story it tells very heart tugging

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We were told that we could only visit the ground floor as there was an ongoing program at the 2nd floor. I inquired further but the security did not divulge. If it is a film showing connected to the life & death of Jose Rizal...More

Thank ron d
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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

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Reviewed 19 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

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

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

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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
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Reviewed 19 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
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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

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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
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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
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