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Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
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This grand exhibit house features the country's most historic works of culture and national heritage, including the paintings of heralded Philippine artist Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Rizal Park at Padre Burgos St., Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The National Museum at Rizal Park, Manila is definitely the best museum in the Philippines. It has the richest collection of archaeological artifacts, modern paintings and sculptures, items related to natural history (botany, zoology, geology, etc.), ethnography, and so forth. The main museums ... yes,...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here couple of times, it really amaze me and I learn a lot. Good for students to visit and explore its artifacts.

Thank Jayson P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here right after our Intramuros trip, and it wasn't a great idea lol. Should have planned this trip for some other day because we were tired from Intramuros, we were dragging our feet to each rooms of the museum, which was way too many....More

Thank Gee A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

National Museum of the Philippines has an outstanding collection of Filipino fine art housed in an imposing building of great stature. Very well presented. I specifically enjoyed the collection by controversial artist "Leonilo O. Doloricon" and loved the works by the cubist master "Vicente Silva...More

Thank HedgemeisterHK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is huge and spacious!!! You will learn and see a lot. For the who love to see sculptures, Spoliarium etc. Go to this museum.

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great overview of the artwork of the Philippines. I especially enjoyed the Rizal exhibit. I liked the old portraits and some of the political pieces.

Thank Beth P
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Worth a visit although a lot of the exhibits were being renovated prior to being moved to a newer museum, The wreck of the "Santiago" artefacts on display was large and very interesting, especially the amount of Ming Dynasty chinese pottery, etc. Also the display...More

Thank Richrd_I
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Probably the best free Museum in Manila. So many different artists' works under different themes. Good to spend an afternoon there.

Thank geokantam
Reviewed August 14, 2017

To be honest, I like museums, but this one only ranks as ok. While there, I was finished very quickly. Not very well laid out and not that interasting. Sorry.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

It was my first time going to National Museum and I was happy that they finally offered free entrance to all. You could see actual works of prominent Filipino artists in here showcased in different galleries. The biggest turn off was the rude guards assigned...More

Thank eresibs
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morning was nice and cool.
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May 31, 2017|
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Response from Ruvee R | Reviewed this property |
There's parking in front of the museum!
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May 13, 2017|
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no dress code po