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A step back in time

Have brought foreign friends here on two occasions and they (and myself) have always been impressed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kevin C
Manila Philippines
One of the best ancestral house

The landmark where the declaration of Philippine Independence was made. We're amazed how big and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Dubbed as the House of History, the Aguinaldo Mansion is the locus of a focal point in the unfolding of Philippine history. Constructed in 1845, the original structure of the house was of nipa-and-thatch material. It was reconstructed four years...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have brought foreign friends here on two occasions and they (and myself) have always been impressed at how this beautiful house has been restored to its former glory. With easy access from SLEX and plenty of parking, it's well worth a visit when you're heading...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The landmark where the declaration of Philippine Independence was made. We're amazed how big and grandiose is Aguinaldo's mansion. The details of the house and furnitures are really intricate with lots of secret passageways and hidden exits. One of the best ancestral house we've seen...More

Thank QueenVhie
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Well kept museum. We were entertained by the historian that the museum gave us. I'm glad there are places like this which we can visit to see the history preserved.

Thank nita300
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The original ancestor house of Philippines' 1st President, Emilio Aguinaldo. The shrine is open to the public with few fees. The park is also open to the public day and night with night shops every weekend.

Thank archelle18
Reviewed 19 November 2017

But it needs tough love. The grounds need massive upkeep. It will really benefit most of all the people of Cavite who not only would get much needed revenue generation but they themselves can enjoy a clean and well kept park. The park grounds in...More

Thank uberkyut
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is a place if you want to learn more about filipino history. This is the house of the former president and as soon as you enter you get a sense nostalgia. The museum itself has a lot of wonderful old artifacts and small models...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 1 September 2017

if you're wanting to learn more about filipino history then the aguinaldo shrine is a great spot to visit. there's an entrance fee but it's not too much. we had a guide walk us through the house who was very informative. downstairs is a museum...More

Thank kristyrebecca
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The former president's house was really historical inside and outside. It was so nostalgic because of the ambiance. We were excited that time to have a tour and as we entered inside, there were already stories in every thing you see. On the ground floor...More

3  Thank travelerako
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The entire mansion is a museum that walks visitors through Emilio Aguinaldo's celebrated life. There's a gallery that exhibits his personal memorabilia, intricate designs all over the mansion that shows his patriotism and artistic taste, secret passageways, hidden exits and storage, and fancy housewares and...More

2  Thank DJ R
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

visited the Aguinaldo Shrine yesterday and it was such a great experience. From the old mansion, the balcony where the Philippine Independence was given, and to the memorabilia inside the museum.

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Arte-arte H
5 August 2017|
Response from travelerako | Reviewed this property |
Good day po. Yes po, open and museum ng Sundays, 8 am to 4 pm po and no entrance fee, kapag nakarating na po kayo roon, maglog lang po kayo. Salamat po and God bless :)