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Capas National Shrine

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Capas, Luzon, Philippines
+63 936 307 3105
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Paying a respect

We visited this place before going up the Monasterio, to show respect to our brave Filipino... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
daphne-jem
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philippines
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A must see Place

The place pays homage to the Filipino heroes who joined the Death March during World War 2. Two of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Racq
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Manila, Philippines
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Capas, Luzon, Philippines
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+63 936 307 3105
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place before going up the Monasterio, to show respect to our brave Filipino soldiers. While reading about Their sufferings it’s too much to comprehend how cruel the war was. The black walls sorrounding the obelisk was where the names of Filipino soldiers...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place pays homage to the Filipino heroes who joined the Death March during World War 2. Two of which are my father, Matias M. Agustin and his brother, Arcadio M. Agustin. Filipino parents should bring.their children to this place to educate them of what...More

Thank Racq
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

Capas National Shrine is on the way between Sta Juliana (Mt. Pinatubo) and Manila so we decided to stop by after our Pinatubo trek. Thankfully we arrived just before closing which is around 5:30pm. There is a per person entrance fee but the guard said...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

I spent about 45 minutes this memorial. It is worth your time to walk around and read about all the monuments. The numbers of those who perished are so high.

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We decided to drop by before leaving Tarlac. I didn't expect to be emotional but seeing the names of the Death March victims, I gained a deeper respect and sadness for them. The place is well-maintained and the entrance very minimal. Parking space is ample....More

Thank Neri D
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We did a short stop over before going to sacred relic. The place is along the road, well maintained and have minimal entrance fee (P20.00) and parking fee (P50).

Thank Johanna S
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We went here to visit the obelisk. Once we arrived there, it's more than just the obelisk. You can feel the sacrifices that the soldiers endured & what they experienced in Death March. When you see your grandfather's name (maybe) on the list, you will...More

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Reviewed November 4, 2017

Looking back at my heritage and praising local heroes who gave their life for the freedom of others. Hats off!

Thank THE FARMHOUSE B
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

It was just a sidetrip for us. But this sure took us to the past - reminiscing the Bataan March and seeing exactly where it ended. It was an unbelievable sight - the numbers of veterans/soldiers who fought during the war. BTW, there is a...More

Thank jm_honeiz15
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

for you to understand our filipino history, what our heroes fought for - this place is a must for every Filipino to see. 1of the 3 historical place during the Japanese and American occupation, the other two - Corregidor and Bataan. The only thing I...More

Thank Sr grace T
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Anna Honey Q
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Yes. 8am to 5pm
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wanderingone2017
January 3, 2017|
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There's a parking lot right in front of the shrine.
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