The museum contains many of the Philippines' signature works of art including Juan Luna's. Ok I have never heard of him but ask any Filipino and they adore his work. One of the rich members of the gentry who undertook the equivalent of the Grand Tour of Europe etc. His work was heavily Influenced by the impressionist. Lots of room dedicated to Filipino artists. The staff are polite and you are allowed to take photographs. Your ticket price also allows you to enter the sister museum next door. Tip on the way out to collect your bag ask the receptionist to phone the security guard to flag you down a taxi as it can be difficult in this area to find one.
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