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National Museum Of Anthropology

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Ermita, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Interesting as it gives you an overview of the Philippine people

The building is located at one end of Rizal park, opposite the Lapu Lapu statue. An interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel69Lim
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Singapore, Singapore
Overview of the Culture of the Filipino people

It was well-displayed and well-curated. It was very comfortable walking from room to room since it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cressilda C
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ermita, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is located at one end of Rizal park, opposite the Lapu Lapu statue. An interesting venue to walk through, and to understand about the country and the people. You can spend a good 90mins at least in this space, just soaking up the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was well-displayed and well-curated. It was very comfortable walking from room to room since it was airconditioned and directions were clear as to where to go. Some areas were still under construction/renovation. Otherwise, it was a wonderful place to learn about the diversity of...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Some parts were under reconstructions so maybe that is why I had the feeling that the real history of the nation was incomplete

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

This is a pretty good museum, situated in Rizal Park. Nice variety of displays, including on ivory, textiles and carvings. An enjoyable 2 hours and a must-see in Manila.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

The National Museum of Anthropology in Luneta is one of the 3 museums across each other: Art, Anthropology and Natural History (opening in April 2018), housed in neo classical (?) style buildings dating back to the American colonial times. First, all the museums are free....More

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Reviewed December 15, 2017

I always like to go to Museums but doesn't have the time to go to, after taking my time to go to the National Museum, I realized that it was a good decision. It has the cultural thingys of the past that we Filipino used...More

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

I have to admit that I was looking forward to visiting the museum. But there were already a few missteps to find it and then also to access it. I relied on Waze and Maps to guide us on our way but even then, it...More

1  Thank Wandering M
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Reviewed November 16, 2017

This was a must for me to visit the National Museum of Anthropology in Manila and I truly loved every minute wondering through the rooms and seeing all the beautiful historical artifacts. I loved the hand woven mats,the traditional garments, the baskets and the Chinese...More

1  Thank Paul F
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

It was must first time to visit here. I instantly fell in love with the different cultures, times and displays from the Philippine history. The place is superb. Its peaceful, my eyes are so satisfied taking photos of our culture. Its free and lots of...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

By their arts and artifacts displayed in this museum, one can tell the artistic inclination of Filipinos even before the coming of the Chinese. Like the burial jars it has its own special design distinct of their times. Then the varied ceramics designed distinct of...More

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