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Marcos Museum & Mausoleum

Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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Beautifully preserved home and grounds

So much history packed into this home. Open layout to the the view of a lake. Wooden floors... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cheryl J
Guided tour

The museum provides guided tour to explain the history of Marcos. A nice stop for an ilocos norte... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Cath O
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A museum dedicated to the political doings of President Ferdinand Marcos, whose waxen body lies in air-conditioned splendor.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So much history packed into this home. Open layout to the the view of a lake. Wooden floors, wooden beams, wooden stair case.. as I wandered through each room I got to see where the family rooms were and also Ferdinand's office and a room...More

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The museum provides guided tour to explain the history of Marcos. A nice stop for an ilocos norte tour

Thank Cath O
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The museum does not provide guides to tell you what is inside nor how you should go about inside the museum.Although you can read many facts about Marcoses (not just about ex President Ferdinand Marcos but his ancestors as well) The museum,however,closes for lunch. It...More

Thank fellizee
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We've heard and read about Marcos as a politician but not how much he had spent his life. This is a great place to explore more of him and the best thing- see his actual waxed body (They already buried him in LNMB late last...More

Thank CharityCupidMon
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went with 3 other people and spent a lot of time looking at the memorabilia from the Marcos years. Of course the mausoleum was empty....

Thank Ilo K
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I didn't do my research, Marcos's body was moved 3 months before I visited. The museum tells you about Marco's life before he became president but not much about his presidency which was disappointing. If you have time, I would suggest coming here. It can...More

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 29 January 2017

there is nothing much to see for 50 pesos entrance fee with the rude lady cashier outside the door who has not trained to have customer service. rude,not courteous and she doesn't smile. the place will only take 10 minutes to see the inside ,this...More

Thank Lawrence A
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We were there to visit the mauseleum one week before the remains of the former President was laid at LMB. We were expecting to find a queue but we were in luck because there were only few people at the time so we took a...More

1  Thank Lala L
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Lucky for us, we got to see the mausoleum before his remains were buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani recently. The place can be found in Batac, Ilocos Norte. We first headed to the museum, just beside the mausoleum. On the entrance, there are...More

Thank PFSHero
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This is also part of the tour... We are very lucky because we visited here and we saw the late president marcos before the SC granted him to be buried in Libingan ng mga Bayani... Museum is quite simple w lots of memorabilias of him.and...More

Thank Ronna V
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Kathy E
8 August 2016|
Response from dyen1314 |
yan din ang question ko..sana matulungan tayong alamin kung pede pa ba ma visit ang marcos remains
14 May 2016|
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Response from MarifeMedina |
we were at the marcos museum yesterday it was open. lunch break is at 12 noon. they close for the break and open at 1:30 i think.
16 December 2015|
Response from MarifeMedina |
correction: they approached me just now to say that according to google marcos museum is open today.