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Address: Palo, Leyte Province, Philippines

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Historical Visit

It was nice to know that Leyte is one of the Historical Site and if you love history, This is one of the place. We came here just to see the park and we tempted to stay for a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2013
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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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Foshan, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

it is such a good feeling to see the statues of real american heroes who once saved our country during the world war II...the statues are bigger than a life size...its very near to the capital city of leyte , Tacloban City ...

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Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

IF you're in the area then its worth the few min drive from Tacloban. Not much to see other than the statues on the landing site where Mac Arthur returned. I would have liked to see more plaques with a more detailed historical account of what happened and what makes the site significant. It is pretty well kept, did not... More 

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Port Barton, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I've been many times in Mac Arthur Park since my high school. The last time I visited was November 2014 as the All Soul and Saints Day Holiday and before Yolanda typhoon . I am lucky I left in Tacloban before the typhoon. One of the statue was fell down due to the typhoon, hopefully it sorted now. The Park... More 

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

It was nice to know that Leyte is one of the Historical Site and if you love history, This is one of the place. We came here just to see the park and we tempted to stay for a while trying to recollect the thought of how was the landing look like and the number of soldiers with Mac Arthur.It... More 

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Matawan, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Important historical landmark shared by the Philippines and the U. S. MacArthur himself was not so grand, but as a symbol of the war and the cooperation between Phils and Us, it is important.

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marilao bulacan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2011

The famous line of Mac Arthur was a dream come true for me, to see this park where the Leytenos create a replica of Mac Arthur landing together with his companion during the WWII. It will take you 20-30 minutes from the airport heading to the park. A nice place to visit that very rich in Philippine history.

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Address: Palo, Leyte Province, Philippines
Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Visayas  >  Leyte Island  >  Leyte Province

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