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Address: San Marcelino & General Luna Sts, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Phone Number: 3027381
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Description: This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and...
This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and concerts featuring local artists and musicians.
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Beautiful respite from the hustle and bustle

Whether Rizal's body is still here is debatable but few could argue that Paco Park is not a beautiful walled space in one of the world's largest cities by population. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Whether Rizal's body is still here is debatable but few could argue that Paco Park is not a beautiful walled space in one of the world's largest cities by population. The entrance fee of P10 is miniscule compared to what I was recently charged in ripoff Sri Lanka for similar attractions. As i was staying at Oasis Paco Park Hotel... More 

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Staines, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

On arrival the signs show this to be Paco Cemetery which it is alongside being a memorial park. Rizal's gravestone is here yet according to a local guide his body is no longer there so it is a bit confusing. A beautiful mausoleum with great light on the windows but no access inside. The locals use it as a park... More 

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Pyeongtaek, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Paco Park was located directly across from the Oasis Paco Park Hotel where we stayed so it would have been criminal to not stop by for 10 pesos. We were glad we did because between reading about Rizal's execution at Fort Santiago the day before and then seeing his grave here, some of the Philippine history really started to come... More 

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London, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A nice little cemetery, well worth the 10 pesos entry fee. All well laid out and clean, an oasis in the city. Could do with more info inside, so do your homework before visiting if you really want to understand the place. Unfortunately the church was firmly padlocked when we visited.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

if you are staying in one of the hotels in manila. this might be an interesting side trip for you. it is a park with a church and spanish era cemetery inside. this is one unique place in manila to visit with many photo opps....just hop on a taxi and it is about 15minutes from the main tourist area in... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Historical place in Manila. I go to the church inside Paco Park every Sunday. If you want to go around, there is an entrance fee of Php5.00. This place is clean and well maintained. Highly recommended!

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Paco Park is a perfect hideaway if you want to escape from the noise and pollution of the city. The lush area gives a refreshing feel with the tall old trees, bushes, and flower gardens within the vicinity. The water fountain is beautifully lighted at night, hence, exuding a romantic ambience. This is the reason why it appeals to dating... More 

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Pasay City, Pasay, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

historical place because of the japanese cemetery inside the paco park.. nice view and a little bit quite place the church was small but different to other churches because it is a part of historical paco park...

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Bayugan, Agusan del Sur, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

i like the paco park so much clean and fresh air.. i love the ambiances and its near to the oasis paco part hotel.. and also malls

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Pasay City, Pasay, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

there is one great hotel in paco park and its OASIS PACO PARK HOTEL which i really,really love to stay there again soon.The hotel staff was very friendly and you will love the surroundings and the ambiance too...

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