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Capas National Shrine

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Capas, Luzon, Philippines
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Good side trip

We did a short stop over before going to sacred relic. The place is along the road, well maintained... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johanna S
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A memorial from the past...

We went here to visit the obelisk. Once we arrived there, it's more than just the obelisk. You can... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Tarlac, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
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

Thank Pulencio99
Reviewed November 4, 2017

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

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
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
Reviewed May 4, 2017

Our family visit this wonderful tribute to the fallen soldiers... that gave their during a horrific time in Philippines history... The wall is a true piece of art and the tower appears to reach the sky and the grounds are well kept... Spend an hour...More

Thank usnavybear
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

This World War II Shrine is located at the site of the old Camp O'Donnell where surviving Filipino and American soldiers were detained after the Torturous Death March. It's a bit off the beaten path, so to speak, but can be easily located via Google...More

Thank mike321ph
Reviewed March 7, 2017

Americans' must visit here to learn and remember the sacrifice made by PHIL-AM soldiers in WW2. The "Battling Bastards" they called themselves. Alone, forgotten and alienated to the living hell of Camp O'Donnell. Of some 60,000 POWs, half died in Japanese captivity. These soldiers severely...More

Thank ReddiTugo
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My fiancée wanted to visit the shrine to see the name of her grandfather who survived the Death March but we got there a few minutes after closing time and tried to explain to the guards that we had come from Australia to see the...More

1  Thank CraigG86
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

It was overwhelming how these soldiers defend & stood for us Filipinos.These soldiers really deserve all the highest honors we could give them.Thank you Heroes.Great place.

Thank CharleneMae
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Anna Honey Q
May 6, 2017|
Response from travelboxph | Reviewed this property |
Yes. 8am to 5pm
January 3, 2017|
Response from travelboxph | Reviewed this property |
There's a parking lot right in front of the shrine.