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Sto. Nino Shrine and Heritage Museum

Real Street, Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
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The place is old and deteriorated. It's dusty all around and very dark. Good thing my camera... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
via mobile
Very Good Historical Reminder of a Significant Era in the Philippines.

A great glimpse into the past of the Philippine Leader no matter the individual view. A large... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
John M
via mobile
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Real Street, Tacloban, Leyte Province, Philippines
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Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The place is old and deteriorated. It's dusty all around and very dark. Good thing my camera captures good photos. If you dob't have good eyesight, walking with very dim lights might be a problem.

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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

A great glimpse into the past of the Philippine Leader no matter the individual view. A large rectification of damage sustained in the tsunami has enable the facility to be restored to an acceptable level of representation of the past. Sad to see the water...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was expecting the worst based on some reviews here, but the experience was thankfully better. Arrived a rainy weekday, and proceeded to have the full tour - our leader was very knowledgeable and would answer any question I had about furnishings of room themes....More

Thank John T
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I came to the museum as an individual. At first, the "tour guide" assigned was accommodating, however when a group of people (5 people) came in and joined me, she disregarded me and didn't treat me the way she used too. I was disappointed because...More

Thank Angelou R
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This place was Imeldas getaway. There are many themed rooms and some of the furnishings are unbelievable. There are massive dining tables, ivory carvings, Ming dynasty collectables. The visitor is escorted through by a tour guide. A lot is very dark but you can just...More

Thank rick3011
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This place looks very grand but was closed when i went outside is looked after and close to town so it can be easily accessible by trike or even walking if you can bare the heat.

Thank Chi1976
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Very affordable entrance fee Amazing experience to be able to walk through the house or should i say mansion its huge! I love her bathroom with the hottub

Thank Miss_Lash
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Amazed of some personal collection of antiques and pieces of furniture of the Marcos family. Each room showcases different motifs from the bedroom, the ballroom, the living room, the dining area and its interiors. Amazing to see huge chandeliers and jars. Needs big amount of...More

Thank zenyTaguig
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The tourguide rushed us through the museum. No explaining, no time for questions or pictures. This was a very disappointing experience.

Thank Stefan F
Reviewed 11 July 2016

It was the rest house built to house some of Imelda Marcos' collections. It has 16 or so bedrooms, each with a different motif, showcasing Filipino craftsmanship amongst Asian and European treasures. It has 2 dining halls and 2 large receiving halls. It must have...More

Thank Clandestinymph
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Armi T
28 December 2016|
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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.

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