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I love how the house is preserved. Its like walking into another time and place when all was simple... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Jessine S
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really beautiful!!

The tourguide who's name is Arnold ( i believe) gave very informative details regarding the place... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Rizal Street, Silay City, Negros Occidental 6116, Philippines
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I love how the house is preserved. Its like walking into another time and place when all was simple and centered on the family :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessine S
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The tourguide who's name is Arnold ( i believe) gave very informative details regarding the place. ☺️ Would definitely reccommend this to all

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

The wealth of ancestral homes in Silay City that have been turned into walk-through museums provide an important avenue to understanding the way of life of the early sugar barons, and the physical form that it took. The architecture (completed 1908) alone is often interesting,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the old houses found along the main stree of Silay City, noted of the intricacies of its designs and certified by the government as part of the city'a culture and arts. Like the Balay. Negrense, it showcased the classic taste of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The pink mansion is not the nicest in Silay but because of the guide who is in charge of the visit, it’s for sure the best one. Thanks to him we learned many interesting things, often said in a funny way. Don’t miss the Bernardino...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MarylineT_13
Reviewed 3 October 2017

1st of the 3 museums visited, compared to other guides, this guy knows his stuff and engages his audience, thus it was fun learning, gave us definitve differences compared to other museums, i like the provision of abaniko, whilst on tour not only because its...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Oren1975
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The guide will point out some key differences between the two houses and how the people lived during that time. There are of course similarities but it is interesting to note the differences.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank combat66
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Second best ancestral home in Silay. Well maintained. A bit darker inside compared to Gaston house. During the old days, ice used to come from the United States and would cost about P5000 a kilo in today's money. Imagine that.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 October 2016

One of the must see attraction in Silay is the Bernardino Jalandino Museum. You will be greeted by their caretakers dressed in saya, pay the entrance fee and off you go for about 45 minutes to 1 hour guided tour. It's amazing they preserved the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Jean3873
Reviewed 21 July 2016

A great way to learn a bit of Negrense history. This one's from a prominent family in the Spanish colonial-era but with preference for anything German.

Date of experience: May 2016
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