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need more exhibits

went with my sister, hubby and 4 year old. place is well kept but they need to add more items for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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For a fifty-peso attraction, it's not bad...

As abovementioned, National Museum's Planetarium is now open. You can watch a show for as low as... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
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2 weeks ago
“need more exhibits”
Aug 10, 2017
“Need to add more presentation /videos”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Padre Burgos Drive | National Museum, Manila, Luzon 1000, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

went with my sister, hubby and 4 year old. place is well kept but they need to add more items for exhibit. they can look at some projects in schools and maybe showcase them if worthwhile. didnt get to see the film as we were...More

Thank waget
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The last time i was here was during my gradeschool fieldtrip which i assume people will agree that this place is use to be a "must-visit" place. No entrance fee but if you want to watch the new attraction you need to pay php50/adult and...More

6  Thank Sweet_mallows
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Cheap but the video hayabusa was pretty boring. Need more interesting videos. Minimum 20 people for a show to be aired so you could end up waiting until 20 people show up. Screening schedules are not followed so not for those with tight schedules. Good...More

4  Thank Vanessa51910
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

As abovementioned, National Museum's Planetarium is now open. You can watch a show for as low as fifty pesos (almost a dollar). Their new projector is a cool thing and the show is very informative. Unfortunately, cameras are not allowed in the auditorium itself. I...More

3  Thank sanghaya
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Bad things: Exhibitions need to be updated, but compared to other government offices, they are not bad. Few parking slots. Electronic equipments are banned inside regardless, you need to trust the depository counter. Good things: Updated shows, but it's only a few to date. Cleaner...More

1  Thank BasilC9
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The exhibit is outdated and needs an update. The videos presented on the screen may need a more professional touch.

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Thank Kiel G
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Me and my friends went there last year. It was our first time in there so of course we were so excited but it really needs an update. Some chairs are actually broken and there was no sign saying that it was and when I...More

Thank Sheiry O
Reviewed 26 October 2015

When my co- teacher and I went there for an ocular, the displays and the facilities are so old and faded. It's not a place for an educational field trip :-( hope they make major revamp on the place

2  Thank Delie C
Reviewed 1 June 2015

It is located behind the rizal park and next to the Chinese Garden. You will see a dome on the top of the building. In the centre there is projector aiming to the sky. there are a few shows daily and the entrance fee is...More

5  Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The planetarium forma part of the National museum complex, but is about a mile from the main building and which involved crossing three major roads. When I arrived I was told that they only catered for groups of fifty and above and that you had...More

4  Thank lhscontrol
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12 October 2017|
Response from Sweet_mallows | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure if they accept reservation within the number of pax you provided. You can just go there personally. Just make sure you go there before the mini movie show. The entrance fees are roughly php 30 for student and... More