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Manila - Museums

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Ranked #1 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #2 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Museums
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Ranked #3 of 14 Museums in Manila
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Ranked #4 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Museums
This replica of a mid-19th century house showcases the opulence of the former Filipino aristocracy.
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Ranked #5 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: The Presidential Museum and Library is the primary office within the Office of the President responsible for preserving,... more » Owner description: The Presidential Museum and Library is the primary office within the Office of the President responsible for preserving, managing, and promoting the history and heritage of the Philippine Presidency, and particularly of Malacanan Palace as its official seat. It is the principal historical and artistic repository in support of the institution of the Presidency and for the benefit of the Republic and the Filipino people. It exercises primary curatorial, conservation, preservation, custodial, and advisory responsibilities over structures, and facilitates the conduct of tours of designated areas within the Palace. It was created in 2004 with the implementation of Executive Order No. 366, Issued by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, which merged the Presidential Museum and the Malacanang Library into one office as the Malacanang Museum. The collections of both offices were integrated and housed in Kalayaan Hall, while others were placed in off-site storage facilities.In 2010, Executive Order No. 880 Was issued, placing the Malacanang Museum under the supervision of the National Museum for museological and related policy purposes. Later on, Executive Order No. 4, Promulgated by President Benigno S. Aquino III, placed the Malacanang Museum under the supervision and control of the Presidential Communications Development and Strategic Planning Office. The issuance likewise renamed the Malacanang Museum as the Presidential Museum and Library. « less
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Ranked #6 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: This grand exhibit house features the country's most historic works of culture and national heritage, including the paintings... more » Owner description: This grand exhibit house features the country's most historic works of culture and national heritage, including the paintings of heralded Philippine artist Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo. « less
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Ranked #7 of 14 Museums in Manila
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Ranked #8 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: In addition to the numerous touring exhibits throughout the year, two of the anchors in this museum are the priceless Gold... more » Owner description: In addition to the numerous touring exhibits throughout the year, two of the anchors in this museum are the priceless Gold Gallery and the ancient Pottery Gallery, with pieces dating back to 220 BC. « less
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Ranked #9 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Museums
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Ranked #10 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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Ranked #11 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Museums
This children's museum has lots of interactive exhibits.
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Ranked #12 of 14 Museums in Manila
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Ranked #13 of 14 Museums in Manila
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums

Its History ----  The Marikina Shoe Museum, the only one in the country, used to be a bigasang bayan [rice mill] owned by affluent family of Doña Teresa dela Paz, the common... more »

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