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San Agustin Museum

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Address: Calle Real del Palacio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
Phone Number: 63 2 527 4061
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Such an Incredible Museum

Have to pay 200pesos s an entrance fee but you'll get a postcard as a ticket. i really love to building, interior and everything inside this museum! they have a big square garden... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
mncwrn
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Depok, Indonesia

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Depok, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have to pay 200pesos s an entrance fee but you'll get a postcard as a ticket. i really love to building, interior and everything inside this museum! they have a big square garden inside which is a part of the church too. it is such a big museum but don't worry they offer us beautiful scenary to the garden. everypart... More 

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Houston, Texas, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is well worth a visit and a PHP200 fee. There are 2 stories of relics, furniture, art, and a thorough explanation of the OSA order.

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Malabon, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to view historical relics and other items. I really has loads and loads of items and it is just not one floor. Punta na!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice view nice education and amusing so historical and heavenly monument must visited while here at manila

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in a lovely building attached to the church, with an idyllic courtyard, this museum is well laid out and informative. There was plenty of information in English detailing the history from the arrival of the Spanish missionaries in the 1500s through to the destruction of Manila in 1945. Some of the rooms are air conditioned to protect the artifacts... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wish more people would visit the San Agustin Museum. It's probably the best place to see the widest collection of ecclesiastical art from the 16th to the 19th centuries. There are beautiful examples made by craftsmen from all over the Philippines. The setting -- the old cloister of the church and the various rooms are also not to be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Historical and religious heritage of the Philippines can be found at the San Agustin Museum. It has a great collection of artifacts and religious images on exhibit. Truly educational!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Great job on the improvements to the San Agustin Museum. I was blown away at how everything was organized.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

This museum was great! It was well organized, beautifully done, and really showcased the history of the city. It is not just religiously focused, either-with science, art, and other secular sections. The church, however,is lovely! It is well worth the time, especially on a rainy day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

In 1993, San Agustin Church was one of four Philippine churches constructed during the Spanish colonial period to be designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, under the collective title Baroque Churches of the Philippines. It was named a National Historical Landmark by the Philippine government in 1976. The San Agustin Church is patterned after some of the magnificent... More 

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