We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Peaceful Garden in the middle of the city

My friends got married here. Garden wedding is best during summer season. Celebration is solemn... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Armcorpixel
,
Angeles City, Philippines
Peaceful and serene

I visited here as part of our field trip and it was surprisingly peaceful given that I never... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Audrey T
,
Manila, Philippines
Read all 216 reviews
213
All photos (213)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average25%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“entrance fee”(19 reviews)
“jose rizal”(18 reviews)
“small chapel”(5 reviews)
About
This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and concerts featuring local artists and musicians.
Contact
San Marcelino & General Luna Sts, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
Website
3027381
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Manila
from $13.90
More Info
from $36.00
More Info
from $5.90
More Info
Reviews (216)
Filter reviews
172 results
Traveler rating
50
79
40
3
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
50
79
40
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsentrance feejose rizalsmall chapelgreen oasisnoisy citypadre faurawelcome respiteresting placecolonial periodhistorical placenational herorizal monumentweddingburialmunicipalwallszahara
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 172 reviews
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is a very small park and if it wasn't opposite my hotel I probably wouldn't visit it. There's not a lot to see although it's still a peaceful place to visit.

Thank Ron R
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My friends got married here. Garden wedding is best during summer season. Celebration is solemn and the cost is much lower than church weddings.

Thank Armcorpixel
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Famous for a wedding venue for garden settings but used to be the cemetery during Spanish colonial regime. The small park is located in Paco Manila and had a lot of historical value where some well-known heroes were buried. The park has been declared as...More

Thank pshift2017
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I visited here as part of our field trip and it was surprisingly peaceful given that I never expected it to have a peaceful ambiance and quiet. I recommend this to those who like to explore Manila and find unique places to just relax and...More

Thank Audrey T
Reviewed March 19, 2018

This was not part of our tour but we stayed at Oasis Pack Park Hotel and this park is just a walking distance from our hotel.

Thank Beata P
Reviewed March 11, 2018

it wasn't for a tour that i got to find out about this place but because of a wedding that a close friend had within the walls of paco park. i did not know that we still had this much green space inside the heart...More

Thank Trebstacular
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Paco Park was once Manila's municipal cemetery built by the Dominican friars during the Spanish era. Today it is one of my favorite parks because it is less frequented by people compared with other parks in the city and is relatively small in size as...More

1  Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

beautiful parks like this are a godsend in mad manilla. my father in law showed me this place on way home from aquarium. loved it

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Despite its history, it looks and is quite run down. Why would this even be listed? Well, I guess if you want to get away from the raw course of life outside its wall, come here and enjoy some time with friends. Not much else...More

Thank danerobb
Reviewed December 20, 2017

Must visit when choosing a wedding church. The walled former cemetery park is romantic, shaded by old tall accacia tress. The inner walls are niches of infants who died from a plague. Jose Rizal was once burried here before being moved to Luneta

Thank efrenr916
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 911 hotels in Luzon
Garden Plaza Hotel
56 reviews
.07 miles away
The Oasis Paco Park Hotel
811 reviews
.09 miles away
TOILENA room & board
10 reviews
.12 miles away
The Pearl Manila
324 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,307 restaurants in Luzon
My Kitchen at the Oasis
364 reviews
.10 miles away
Samgyupsalamat
13 reviews
.29 miles away
Mr. Choi Kitchen
28 reviews
.32 miles away
Pancake House
27 reviews
.20 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,358 attractions in Luzon
National Museum
597 reviews
.62 miles away
Robinsons Place Mall
837 reviews
.49 miles away
Rizal Park
1,790 reviews
.66 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Ariane A
March 30, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from CzarEmmanuel | Reviewed this property |
You may contact Paco Park through this site for inquiries: paco.npdc.gov.ph/thank-you
0
Votes
Jamaica Ruth A
January 2, 2017|
Answer
Response from tynejr | Reviewed this property |
Shows and presentations at the Paco Park are not as structured as they used to be, so you will have to check with their Admin Office for show schedules. Sorry I could not say more.
0
Votes