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Nothing much to see

Been here with friends and we're expecting to see a wax figure of Marcos since the body is already... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Manila, Philippines
via mobile
Interesting museum

This was the ancestral home of Ferdinand Marcos. It has many interesting artifacts and memorabilia... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Toronto, Canada
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A museum dedicated to the political doings of President Ferdinand Marcos, whose waxen body lies in air-conditioned splendor.
Marcos Avenue, Batac, Luzon, Philippines
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Very awesome and factual event visiting this place. As you enter the museum, you must pay an entrance fee of P50.0 per person. The place merely speak out the events and memorabilia of the Marcos family, reminiscing the Marcos Regime. The Mausoleum was free of...More

5  Thank beckscambel
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 April 2012

I was just amazed on how long Marcos'es body lies there. It felt very creepy plus the smell of the formalin welcomes you upon entering the door. I was just wondering how many pesos were spent to maintain this.

15  Thank mrqr_dl
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Been here with friends and we're expecting to see a wax figure of Marcos since the body is already buried at Libingan ng mga Bayani. Entrance is 50.00 per person which is a higher cost than other museums in Ilocos. Expectations were not met. First,...More

Thank gizel01
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We were here some five years ago when the exhibits, though raw and infantile when it comes to museuns, were certainly much better. Took us a while to find someone to entertain us. When we finally did, and paid 50 pesos each to an ununiformed...More

Thank KevinDomingoBaclig
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This was the ancestral home of Ferdinand Marcos. It has many interesting artifacts and memorabilia of the family. Yes, he was a dictator in his final years, but it was really good to be able to bypass the fake news of the left-lib press and...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

You have to go Batac by tracicyle the special transport in Iloscos. It is beautiful place I had never. On the way you also can view tabasco Farm in this island.

Thank Andrewpdc
Reviewed 11 May 2018

If you are one of those people who heard a lot of bad things about the late President Marcos. And wonder if all those noise are true or not. This can be one good stop for your research. Forget about the mainstream media. Research it...More

Thank lemmorcv
Reviewed 13 April 2018

A museum tells history all about the late president. too bad the said preserved body of the late president is already moved to the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

I was able to appreciate the historical photos and the history that was shown. Otherwise I won't say much.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

So much history packed into this home. Open layout to the the view of a lake. Wooden floors, wooden beams, wooden stair case.. as I wandered through each room I got to see where the family rooms were and also Ferdinand's office and a room...More

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The museum provides guided tour to explain the history of Marcos. A nice stop for an ilocos norte tour

Thank Cath O
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The museum does not provide guides to tell you what is inside nor how you should go about inside the museum.Although you can read many facts about Marcoses (not just about ex President Ferdinand Marcos but his ancestors as well) The museum,however,closes for lunch. It...More

Thank fellizee
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Kathy E
8 August 2016|
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Response from gizel01 |
Though the museum can still be visited. May mga memorabilia pa rin ni Marcos. 12-1pm lunch break nila and they close during break.
14 May 2016|
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Response from MarifeMedina |
we were at the marcos museum yesterday it was open. lunch break is at 12 noon. they close for the break and open at 1:30 i think.
16 December 2015|
Response from MarifeMedina |
correction: they approached me just now to say that according to google marcos museum is open today.