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Address: Gatuslao corner Lacson Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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This cafe offers excellent food choices. They use organic ingredients and offer a variety of healthy juices. Their hibiscus juice and turmeric juice are fresh, delicious and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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Bacolod, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This cafe offers excellent food choices. They use organic ingredients and offer a variety of healthy juices. Their hibiscus juice and turmeric juice are fresh, delicious and refreshing. They also offer very good coffee. The ambiance is relaxing and intimate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The museum was actually one of the highlights of the trip for my 6-year old son, as the guide used the paintings on the first floor to tell the story of the island. The guides are sweet girls who have to serve as tour guides are part of their university studies. The entire visit was brief but nice. We purchased... More 

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Bacolod, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Enough for those who want to get to know Negros better but the curators have to improve their English and should be more well-versed with the subject matter they are introducing.

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Bacolod, Philippines
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

It's a fairly large museum which showcases different works of art raging from historical ones to the ones that local artists have made. The guides are very fun and accommodating and they tell you different stories about Negros Occidental as they take you around the place. It's a must go to for history buffs like me.

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Cavite City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We were lucky because when we visited the place there were only 6 people inside and that already include us. The place will take you to Bacolod's past. It is also housed in an old building that also has its own story. It housed a collection of tools, memorabilias and so many other things which will make any visitor understand... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Pong, our tour guide, walked us through some brief history of Negros - which made us appreciate this visit more. Currently, some sections are closed, so the museum offered a 50% discount rate for the entrance fees. The toy collection is quite interesting.

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Bacolod, Bacolod, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Negros Occidental pales in comparison with Manila, Cebu or Iloilo when it comes to anthropological, historical and ancestral showcase but the colonial past of the great sugar industry of the province is the main feature of this museum. From crude stone driven sugarcane presses, the first muscovado/raw sugar mills (horno economico) to the onset of the modern mechanized sugar centrals,... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Museum does explain a lot about negros,I think it is more made for local school children, still it was interesting as long as you take one of the guides to show you around and tell you some good stories. Also have a look at the toys, really impressive knowing it is not even half of the toys the owned

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Bacolod, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I had the opportunity to spend the afternoon at the Museum in Bacolod, and I found it extremely interesting. There was information there, about the local ways of making sugar from Sugar Cane, as well as some of the information about China, and the United States. I was particularly interested in the huge display of turn of the century toys... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Even if there are not too many items on display, what can be seen offers an interesting and clear perspective of the history of this part of this great Country, that unfortunately not too many foreigners, like me, have a chance to visit it.

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Additional Information about Negros Museum

Address: Address: Gatuslao corner Lacson Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Negros Island  >  Negros Occidental  >  Bacolod
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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