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Address: San Marcelino & General Luna Sts, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Phone Number: 3027381
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This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and...

This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and concerts featuring local artists and musicians.

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A quiet teller of our History

We went here in Paco Park as I've here that this park was known for a history.Quiet place ..a beautiful place..A history that will never be forgotten.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2016
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tauranga
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing wee park in a walled compound so relaxing after the hussel and bussel of Manila The original grave site of Rizal You can walk on the path of the walled area and look at the outside and observe people going about there daily lives

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Manila, Philippines
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for leisure and relaxation. Walk around the park and just take pictures of memories from the past. it's also a good venue for photo walks and prelude photos for weddings etc. You cannot imagine that it is in the middle of a busy city and you are suddenly in a place were serenity dominates your... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right at the center of Paco's residential area, Paco Park is the first burial place for Jose Rizal. Today, it houses a quiant small church and serves as a nice place for weddings and concerts. Great view, a nice piece of history.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We went here in Paco Park as I've here that this park was known for a history.Quiet place ..a beautiful place..A history that will never be forgotten.

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Burbank, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

What a small but a romantic place to be. It's especially beautiful at night with the lights. A special place or event site for weddings. It a small and unique landmark to visit. This park was designed as a municipal cemetery for the affluent Spanish families during the 1800 circa. It housed as a central supply for the Japanese during... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Not a place to be missed. Originally a place of burial during the Spanish occupation but not its a park. Has a church & church/ garden weddings are conducted now. THis place is located in the midst of all the chaotic Manila especially the Malate area. Not to be missed. It takes a about 1 hr of time to see... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is originally a cemetery with a lot of historical facts which later on converted to a park and a wedding venue as well. i always visit this place if ever i am within that area or during my vacation in the Philippines..there are lots of benches now and trees were all grown and maintained for a more shady &... More 

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Thank Audrey R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I love going here at sunset it is so relaxing. One time I was here there was a free concert it was so nice.

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Nice small quiet park attached to an old cemetery occasionally used for christenings but make sure you have journey back as taxi's not easy to get

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

This is where I always go when I feel tired. Such a peaceful place to think and to unwind. maybe its a bonus that it is just a walk away from my office.

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