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Marcos Museum & Mausoleum

Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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Terribly Curated

We were here some five years ago when the exhibits, though raw and infantile when it comes to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Interesting museum

This was the ancestral home of Ferdinand Marcos. It has many interesting artifacts and memorabilia... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A museum dedicated to the political doings of President Ferdinand Marcos, whose waxen body lies in air-conditioned splendor.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“martial law” (7 reviews)
“his life” (6 reviews)
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Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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"ancestral home"
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"president"
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"mausoleum"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here some five years ago when the exhibits, though raw and infantile when it comes to museuns, were certainly much better. Took us a while to find someone to entertain us. When we finally did, and paid 50 pesos each to an ununiformed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the ancestral home of Ferdinand Marcos. It has many interesting artifacts and memorabilia of the family. Yes, he was a dictator in his final years, but it was really good to be able to bypass the fake news of the left-lib press and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You have to go Batac by tracicyle the special transport in Iloscos. It is beautiful place I had never. On the way you also can view tabasco Farm in this island.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

If you are one of those people who heard a lot of bad things about the late President Marcos. And wonder if all those noise are true or not. This can be one good stop for your research. Forget about the mainstream media. Research it...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

A museum tells history all about the late president. too bad the said preserved body of the late president is already moved to the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

Thank JAYPROV
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I was able to appreciate the historical photos and the history that was shown. Otherwise I won't say much.

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

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
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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
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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
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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

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Kathy E
8 August 2016|
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Response from dyen1314 |
yan din ang question ko..sana matulungan tayong alamin kung pede pa ba ma visit ang marcos remains
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chelntc
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.
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EmmaNixonZ2T
16 December 2015|
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Response from MarifeMedina |
correction: they approached me just now to say that according to google marcos museum is open today.
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