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Marcos Museum & Mausoleum

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Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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A museum tells history all about the late president. too bad the said preserved body of the late... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JAYPROV
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Valenzuela, Philippines
Nice Woodwork!!! The rest......

I was able to appreciate the historical photos and the history that was shown. Otherwise I won't... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Steve M
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Kennewick, Washington
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A museum dedicated to the political doings of President Ferdinand Marcos, whose waxen body lies in air-conditioned splendor.
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good42%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“martial law” (7 reviews)
“his life” (6 reviews)
“glass coffin” (5 reviews)
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Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A museum tells history all about the late president. too bad the said preserved body of the late president is already moved to the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

I was able to appreciate the historical photos and the history that was shown. Otherwise I won't say much.

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

So much history packed into this home. Open layout to the the view of a lake. Wooden floors, wooden beams, wooden stair case.. as I wandered through each room I got to see where the family rooms were and also Ferdinand's office and a room...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

The museum provides guided tour to explain the history of Marcos. A nice stop for an ilocos norte tour

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

The museum does not provide guides to tell you what is inside nor how you should go about inside the museum.Although you can read many facts about Marcoses (not just about ex President Ferdinand Marcos but his ancestors as well) The museum,however,closes for lunch. It...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2017

We've heard and read about Marcos as a politician but not how much he had spent his life. This is a great place to explore more of him and the best thing- see his actual waxed body (They already buried him in LNMB late last...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

Went with 3 other people and spent a lot of time looking at the memorabilia from the Marcos years. Of course the mausoleum was empty....

1  Thank Ilo K
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

I didn't do my research, Marcos's body was moved 3 months before I visited. The museum tells you about Marco's life before he became president but not much about his presidency which was disappointing. If you have time, I would suggest coming here. It can...More

Thank Calvin C
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

there is nothing much to see for 50 pesos entrance fee with the rude lady cashier outside the door who has not trained to have customer service. rude,not courteous and she doesn't smile. the place will only take 10 minutes to see the inside ,this...More

Thank Lawrence A
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Reviewed December 20, 2016

We were there to visit the mauseleum one week before the remains of the former President was laid at LMB. We were expecting to find a queue but we were in luck because there were only few people at the time so we took a...More

1  Thank Lala L
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Kathy E
August 8, 2016|
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Response from dyen1314 |
yan din ang question ko..sana matulungan tayong alamin kung pede pa ba ma visit ang marcos remains
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chelntc
May 14, 2016|
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Response from MarifeMedina |
we were at the marcos museum yesterday it was open. lunch break is at 12 noon. they close for the break and open at 1:30 i think.
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EmmaNixonZ2T
December 16, 2015|
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Response from MarifeMedina |
correction: they approached me just now to say that according to google marcos museum is open today.
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