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National Museum

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Padre Burgos Ave | Ermita, Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
632 527 12 15
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Introduction to Philippine History Art and Cuisine Walking Tour
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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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  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
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Padre Burgos Ave | Ermita, Manila, Luzon 2004, Philippines
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"juan luna"
in 55 reviews
"filipino artists"
in 26 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
in 12 reviews
"free entrance"
in 16 reviews
"legislative building"
in 7 reviews
"great art"
in 6 reviews
"natural history"
in 7 reviews
"works of art"
in 10 reviews
"great filipino"
in 7 reviews
"the upper floors"
in 5 reviews
"air conditioned"
in 16 reviews
"main building"
in 9 reviews
"rizal park"
in 17 reviews
"take pictures"
in 7 reviews
"arts"
in 47 reviews
"galleries"
in 37 reviews
"hidalgo"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An enormous collection of art that provides fascinating insights in to the country's history. There's a lot to see and it's intriguing to see how the country's artists have taken the major influences of world trends in art and given them a local flavour. A...More

Thank MARK P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a first time for my boys to visit the museum since their schools did not include the venue in their field trips. 4 floors of paintings was worth the painstaking walk around the beautiful building. The Spolarium was magnificent. We also walked a...More

Thank ron d
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The upgraded version of the National Museum still does not rival international museums but has vastly improved from the museum of old. I am impressed with the changes, the passion of the tour guides and the new museum curator who seems to be more progressive...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are 3 different museum for Anthropology, for History and National museum in Rizal park area . Nice White buildings, beautiful architecture wise.

1  Thank RAJVCP
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is a piece of history itself. The space inside was really good. There were 12 galleries on 2nd floor and 5 on the third floor. We were able to do just the second flood because we got tired. Seeing the Spolarium, Amorosolo protraits,...More

Thank nita300
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are a lot of artwork to see and read about. There are quite a few guards making sure that the patrons do not touch the artwork, which are within reach. You leave all bags in the courtesy booth but you can take photos as...More

Thank Cressilda C
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are lot's of painting and figures that is so so cool! On the ground floor after the entrance you'll see the breath taking art by Juan Luna the amazing SPOLIARIUM ♥ Paintings of national artists can be seen in some of the rooms in...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

A bit lacking in features and displays. It is just across the street from the Fine Arts Museum - go see that one.

Thank Jeff D
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

The museum was okay, not that amazing, I hope there are more to be seen and to experience something different and extraordinary inside.

Thank Jade F
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

My 3rd time here and I can see the improvement everytime I go here. My 1st time is when I was in college, 2011. I can remember that there are artifacts of big whales and different animals. That's one of my favorite section. I visited...More

Thank Francezca B
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It’s free! :)
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The best things in life are free...and yes, it's one of the best museums in Manila; and yes, it's free.
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morning was nice and cool.
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