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Heroes Cemetery

McKinley Road | Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, Luzon 1630, Philippines
+63 2 844 0212
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This monument includes the graves of thousands of Americans who died fighting in the Philippines in World War II.
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“serene park” (3 reviews)
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McKinley Road | Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City, Luzon 1630, Philippines
+63 2 844 0212
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walked there from BGC (6km each way) just to see the grave of the late President Ferdinand Marcos. The location is quite a contentious one for Filipinos due to Mr Marcos activities in life. They are open from 6am and you need to register...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed April 18, 2017

This is a special place to visit. Names of those killed or missing in action are displayed on huge tablets all around and it's mind-blowing to see all those thousands of crosses each depicting someone who was killed in the wars.

Thank Zojanahage
Reviewed March 6, 2017

very touching experience. you can walk around and feel the history...also it is possible to read about the world war 2 details.

Thank maba1977
Reviewed March 2, 2017

When we have visitors to Manila at first they think its strange to visit a Cemetery and then after the visit feel its very worthwhile. The battles of the second world war a are well mapped out on the columns. The scale of the number...More

Thank denniscasey
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

The world war killed more than 32k Philippines, and that's a good way to remember them, in a nice and safe park-cemetery, worth it to visit

Thank ternus13
Reviewed February 4, 2017

This is a Philippine landmark as the gravesites of people with heroic and nationalistic tract of records on Philippine history.

Thank tolentinomaldex
Reviewed December 13, 2016

This was our first stop in our Manila city tour. Our guide Nick explained us about this place and the rest of explanation is for the photos and wallpapers. Neat and clean area. Very quiet.

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

It is just amazing how the American government pays tribute to thier soldiers thousand miles away from the country. Amazing is the word. Calm, Serene and majestic.

Thank KapsLoves2Travel
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Of all the military cemeteries I've visited this is so very lovely. It is quite large & grand. The grounds and monuments are so incredibly well kept & clean. You will be in awe & at peace when you visit.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed September 17, 2016

When bells for us are rung, And our last "taps" is sung... Let generations see, Our country free... (ACADEMY OH HAIL TO THEE, Music By Quirico P. Evangelista (PMA '40), Lyrics By Reynaldo A. Mendoza (PMA '40))... Old soldiers never die, they just fade away......More

Thank orli b
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We will be in Manila at the end of March. My husband's father is buried in the American Cemetery. Our main purpose for going is to visit the cemetery and his grave site. Will we be able to get a guide to explain things and show us around? Are there tours available at the cemetery? What is the best way to get there from the International Airport? How much time should we allow for our visit? Thanks.
February 3, 2016|
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Response from ldo96 | Reviewed this property |
Looks like others have provided some good info for your visit. It is very well organized and I believe that the names on the granite wall are alphabetized. If you are coming from the states you will probably not want to go... More