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McKinley Road | Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, Luzon 96515, Philippines
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I've tried to gather my thoughts about the Manila American Military Cemetery sited on what was once an American military base, Fort McKinley now called Fort Bonifacio. I find it difficult to communicate the consciousness. It made an impression, moved me more than I would...More

8  Thank Tommy T
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 May 2012

Ok, just a note to travellers, they require some form of ID to register you before you can actually get in. There's no fee or anything, but they need a photo ID of you. If you're going by taxi, make sure you make the taxi...More

1  Thank Trade_Mark_Traveller
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent place to Visit in Remberance of WWII and sacrifices made by so many US soldiers as well as Filipinos during WWII. The Memorial was well done and each State and US territory was represented with each states seal. The 16,000 UIS soldiers that are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little depressing to be sure. But if you're into history - this place is a must visit should you find yourself in Manila. The maps outlining the different 'theatres' of war are a good way to picture what happened. And the place is full...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Seeing this monument build for the over 50000 + US military’s died in WW2 helping for the independence of Philippine is a must . I saw first time in my life Christian and Jewish berried together . They stay in the same line not divided...More

Thank illiantk
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Well maintained, nicely decorated place with Calm and quiet environment. Must watch for every visitor.

1  Thank Indranil B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The walls have printed name and it’s rank of those who perished during the world war II. It was a nice visit, the staff are friendly and considerate.

Thank HappycamperCebuCity
Reviewed 10 July 2018

There are times and occasions when you wish to be alone and pay homage to the memory of brave men - this is the place to go. It allows you to think and meditate of things past. And yes it also makes you feel or...More

1  Thank joboydj
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the cemetery for my sister's City Tour required for their subject. This cemetery is one of the places I personally want to visit again because of its green grass that were cut every week (I guess) and the symmetric designs of the cross....More

Thank ljpb06
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This is the largest US combat veteran cemetery outside of the USA. Stunning grounds of well manicured gardens. Admission is free. The is a shrine and cemetery for WWII war dead. Dress appropriately and behave respectfully. Place of serenity and tranquility in the middle of...More

Thank onefiftyoneh
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Sadly this is a forgotten (for the most part) American cemetery about three times the size of the one in Normandy. Facility is well done and well kept. The more we travel the mor we realize how horrible WW II actually was. Especially sad is...More

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

You can't see any where in Manila has the great grass like here. Really clean, so many beautiful tree in the good condition. This place is for died soldiers in World War II.

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12 September 2018|
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Response from travelincouple027 | Reviewed this property |
I would be interested to see what you did in your situation. Personally, I wouldn't do it, I've been to this graveyard about 10 times.. Traffic can be a problem then there is the long walk in to the center area where there... More
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Response from MartinDublin08 | Reviewed this property |
I just walked in. Wasn't interested in a guided tour. No real need if you have any idea of your history.