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Historical place.

A good place to go to before going to the shrine at the top of the mountain. We salute our fallen... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2018
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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 2 April 2018
Mandaluyong, Philippines
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Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

A good place to go to before going to the shrine at the top of the mountain. We salute our fallen war heroes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 184luist
Reviewed 2 April 2018 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

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank daphne-jem
Reviewed 29 March 2018 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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Racq
Reviewed 14 February 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

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank patlv23
Reviewed 2 February 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.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank EstherP1882
Reviewed 21 January 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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Neridsotero
Reviewed 26 December 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).

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Johanna S
Reviewed 7 November 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

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Pulencio99
Reviewed 4 November 2017

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

Date of experience: November 2017
Reviewed 23 August 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jm_honeiz15
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Anna Honey Q
6 May 2017|
Response from travelboxph | Reviewed this property |
Yes. 8am to 5pm
3 January 2017|
Response from travelboxph | Reviewed this property |
There's a parking lot right in front of the shrine.