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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.
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  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I enjoy museums and this one was no exception. The exhibits aren't too crowded and they're well mounted. The most interesting room was devoted to the clay pots and other artifacts of an all-but-unknown civilization that existed in the Philippines thousands of years ago. But...More

Thank Willarddix
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you are in Luneta Park, this place is strategically accessible from there. Good for students to appreciate culture, science and arts in general

Thank Orlando Guiked A
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here with my husband. The only reason I want to visit the museum was because of the Spoliarium by Juan Luna. I was really mesmerized by the beauty of the painting. The painting was huge by the way. There were other paintings displayed...More

Thank vanee213
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's always a rightful place for everyone. Shout out to Arts and History lovers. National Museum is certainly your place.

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If go overseas make sure you go to a museum because they will teach about the past life of a country, this was a great experience love every minute of it.

Thank ajkennedyorange
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the National Museum whilst staying in Intramuros as I wanted to do something cultural and learn a bit more about art and artworks from the country. It's an interesting building to explore with loads of items on display. The layout of the building...More

Thank Iammmattdoran
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many items in the glass that cant be seen int the house, not that cliche but the students in the Convention should have attention

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a splendid array of beautiful historical paintings and sculpture. Youll learn a lot about history. I wasnt able to do proper research though i was also expecting to see some artifacts but i was told theyre located elsewhere. As of this writing the Ground...More

Thank vanessaOrange
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Cool place , full of history and things that you can learn . Quite big .. I don't remember if we pay the entrance but i don't think so .. we walked a while there . There's so many things to see . Surprisingly full...More

1  Thank Maria I
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The National Museum is housed in two buildings. I always make sure visit as much as I can because it is my favorite stop in Manila. In the past year, they have made huge improvements. Admission is now free, the rooms and hallways have been...More

1  Thank JoscheRi
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Where can you park your car if youre going to visit?
31 May 2017|
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Response from Ruvee R | Reviewed this property |
There's parking in front of the museum!
Lukaskas S
Is there a dress code po ba? Is it okay to wear *shirt and *shorts and *sneakers? Or not?
13 May 2017|
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Response from Mitos P | Reviewed this property |
no dress code po
Nadia Diana P
Hi! How much is the entrance fee?
17 April 2017|
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Response from wewanderaround |
There is no entrance fee. You can go there for free! ☺️ 〰Em & Mish