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D' Bone Collector Museum

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Address: San Pedro, Bucana Barangay 76-A, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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+63 919 624 0744
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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D' Bone Collector Museum features animals from around the world. From the...

D' Bone Collector Museum features animals from around the world. From the depths of the oceans to the worlds tallest bird species. Both young and old alike will enjoy learning about the wonderful animal world around us. The Museum currently has over 650 specimens on display and add more every week. It houses over 29 whale and dolphin skeletons.

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Interesting with a real commitment to environmentall friendly practices

This was an interesting collection!! I was a bit surprised at the sheer number of bones they have. The displays are done very well and the skeletons have been reconstructed... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an interesting collection!! I was a bit surprised at the sheer number of bones they have. The displays are done very well and the skeletons have been reconstructed really well. The guide was very interesting, and she was keen to share her knowledge with us. The best part for me was the stories they have of some of... More 

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1 Thank travellerheartAU
Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is a good place to visit especially for students. They educate the kids about the environment while discussing the exhibits. They also allow picture taking. It is not only reserved for students, I saw one couple stealing 30 minutes of their coffee break.

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1 Thank bofordborres
Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

My 3 year old baby enjoyed the museum! staff are very accommodating, friendly and informative. We enjoyed the experience!! will recommend visiting this place when travelling to Davao. :)

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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

hard place to find its in the middle of small local stores ,will go back again ,and they even asked from what country i was from ,which made me happy

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1 Thank Stuart K
Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2017

Aside from human skeleton, I haven't gone yet to animal bone collection not until I went to D' Bone collector. I was amaze how big are these water creatures and at the same time, I was felt hurt knowing the cause of their death.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2017

This three storey museum in a narrow street almost opposite a smeily drain is the last pace one might expect to find a premises devoted to trying to educate us about not placing litter so that it flows into waterways and eventually into the world's oceans, killing fish, sharks and dolphins. I met the USA-accented owner who was very good.... More 

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Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Very educational plus all the bones had their own story. We managed to meet the owner. The staff are well mannered and with full knowledge of each bone story.

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

This museaum is dedicated to animal conservation. Thankful that there is one museum in this part of the country that focuses on the topic. The bone collection is unique, very interesting you see the bone composition of creatures as small as a rat to as big as a whale. There are are a few prehistoric pieces at the ground floor... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

Go there! Really impressive. Interesting thing. Good staff. So many collected items. I found lots of things to know. I heard it is run by a foreigner who lives here.

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Davao City Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

It is in a very unusual Place in the City... but good that they have parking area inside the Museum. The place is very good for kids to explore and spend sometime. You have to pay P80 for Adult and P70 for children. It is nice to take a lot of pictures and look at different kinds of Bones.

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