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Address: Kaisa Heritage Center | Corner Anda and Cabido Streets, Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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The exhibits were very attractive, educational and well maintained. I recommend the place especially for Filipinos with Chinese blood since it would be quite fun to learn about... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

The exhibits were very attractive, educational and well maintained. I recommend the place especially for Filipinos with Chinese blood since it would be quite fun to learn about your heritage. I honestly didn't go with high expectations, but I could say that I was impressed. Don't go alone if you get scared easily, the wax life-like figures might creep you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This is a unique museum that showcases the history of the Chinese in the Philippines. well laid out and very educational and interesting.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This is a wonderful place to visit while you have time in Manila area. It is also very educational and I learned a lot about history especially re: our Filipino-Chinese heritage. The wax statues and displays all look very realistic. There is also a parking area below.

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

if youd like to learn about the history of the chinese in the philippines then this a museum to visit. it is very near san agustin church and museum.

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

It was a very enlightening experience. The museum gives the history of the Chinese people who came to the country. One will be surprised how humble their start was in the Philippines. A must see for Fil-Chi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

An interesting historical perspective on the country and helped us to learn more about the country and some of its challenges and opportunitie

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This museum tells the history of the Chinese in the Philippines. It is both interesting and informative for those who like history. When you get towards the end however, it becomes a bit too much propaganda for me, talking about how Filipino Chinese love their country and stuff like that. If you are a foreigner, there isnt really any interest... More 

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Berkeley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

An interesting historical perspective on the country and helped us to learn more about the country and some of its challenges and opportunities. The museum is well organized and not overwhelming.

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The museum, a good stop for history-lovers even without Chinese lineage, is filled with well crafted, life sized exhibits documenting the history of the Tsinoys. The exhibits were so realistic and well presented, everyone in our group were clearly impressed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The first thing that came to my mind when I first visited the museum is that it's almost like the museum of Singapore's history inside Sentosa park. The museum is set up as a chronological exhibit of the history of the Chinese Filipino community starting when the first Chinese ship arrived in the shores of the Philippines as traders then... More 

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