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Very attractive building

We visited a few sites nearby the city hall but never actually went inside, however from the... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
WG94
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Survived World War II

Manila City Hall survived the bombings of Word War II. Yes, it's an old building that houses the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
rickyrose
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pasay, philippines
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

With passageways lined with four-decades-old trees, red-painted clock tower dome and face with white hour marks, whole building dressed like modern architecture in dirty yellow paint, and a fantastic, north-side view of the city from its balcony, the Manila City Hall stands stall beyond 100...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Abbey C
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This complex mobbed with people taking care of the daily business of Manila city. It is hot, crowded, smelly, and uncomfortable. No reason to go if you don't have to go.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank rorionb
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We visited a few sites nearby the city hall but never actually went inside, however from the exterior it is a very attractive building. If you're looking at it at night time, the clock tower lights up. Just next door is a shrine to Andres...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank WG94
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Having and appointment with the Mayor and former president of Philippines Mr Joseph Estrada, we found a chance to visit the City Hall. The exterior of the Hall includes a tall tower with lower related buildings winged out of it. The interior of the Hall...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Kaiseri
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I was married in Manila City Hall, it takes time. 10 days to process the license after you give them all the required papers, but the people were very nice and helpful as have been most of the Filipino people I have met. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank paulr147
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Its beacause im not married. I was not able to use my family name to my new born daugther. i was in Japan when she was came. she was using her mothers family name. I want to change her family name but this is my...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank nolialumis11
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Manila City Hall survived the bombings of Word War II. Yes, it's an old building that houses the office of the City Mayor, Regional Trail Courts and other government offices. It also has a clock tower like Big Ben. I frequented this place when I...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank rickyrose
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Well lit up at night very colorful and very much center of Manila in many ways Improved dramaitaclly after Erap Estrada became the mayor

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

I see this place everyday when i took my graduate studies in the University very close to the city hall. I prefer to make my exit at the gate facing the city hall. In the square i choose to wait for the bus going back...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The area isn't actually tourist-friendly but for true Manilenos, it's a place for relaxation. The clock tower here is one of the oldest structures in Manila City and is one of the few historical landmarks that survived the bombing of Manila in World War 2....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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