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Sto. Nino Shrine and Heritage Museum

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A visit to a historical site.

At first you'll see this is just an ordinary shrine - full of religious articles, but no, this is... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Cavite Province, Philippines

You could easily pass this without knowing what is there. It's an extravagant mansion that was... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

At first you'll see this is just an ordinary shrine - full of religious articles, but no, this is actually a home of the Romualdez's. There are a few prized possessions in this Museum like century old mirrors from Austria, Australia and other countries as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

You could easily pass this without knowing what is there. It's an extravagant mansion that was never used. Intricate designed on walls and ceiling. Lots of Chinese vases!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

I was just outside the museum, have not much time to look inside. It is dusty outside, paints are fading maybe repainting and a little cleaning will help this museum...

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Nice to visit and see how the presidential family use this building as their other home when they visit Leyte, during the regime of former President Marcos.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jay C
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

for a Php200 entrance, it doesn’t offer much. i understand the cost-cutting measure of the local government but touring this shrine in humid air is not justified. you can see the opulence of this romualdez residence and transforming it into a museum solicits mixed reactions...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nielioan
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a must visit! Although this is a sequestered property, the place is still worth visiting. It's actually not well maintained but I could still see how beautiful it was when it wasn't yet sequestered. Materials on the walls are all native materials which...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank pepperchip
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Well worth a look if you are in the area. The Museum itself is well laid out and walking into the House you coming into a Chapel area that is somewhat decaying - yet majestic. The guide was good humoured, i cannot remember his name,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank the2ndhasapulse
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Nothing much to see here. Provincial home with a wanna be desire to be royalty. Imelda really had no class and will always be a proviciana

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DocBench
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Ive been sharing my experience to my kids and to my learners in school. The place is quiet and memorabilia's of Marcos family was there. Historic Place too.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jammieathea11
Reviewed 11 April 2018

visited in the morning and paid the entrance fee. a guide will accompany you. we were amazed with all the materials , furnitures and designs used for decorating..

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sweethomes
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19 December 2018|
Response from pepperchip | Reviewed this property |
I’m not so sure but there probably is.
Armi T
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Response from Joyce P | Reviewed this property |
You can take photos outside the mansion, but on the entrance of the mansion, there's a reception where in they will give you the price list. When we went there, we paid Php 200, 2 pax, 30 mins tour, using SLR & cellphone. I... More
11 May 2016|
Response from Daphne K | Reviewed this property |
That depends, but the tour requires at least 3 people per batch. Sometimes they tour two batches, so that's 6 people. It's a great place kinda old but very lux.