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The Monastery of Saint Agustin is located inside the San Augustin compound along with San Agustin... read more

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i am not a catholic but the monastery definitely brings you back to the spanish era. rich and... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Monastery of Saint Agustin is located inside the San Augustin compound along with San Agustin Church and San Agustin Museum. The Monastery/ church/ museum housed inside such a historical as well as amazing architecture seen anywhere. The monastery has a collection of religious artwork,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mugunthan2015
Reviewed 14 October 2018

i am not a catholic but the monastery definitely brings you back to the spanish era. rich and exotic i would say

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Pioneer699197
Reviewed 25 March 2018

When you visit Intramuros, this is one of the main stops you have to make. They have a great collection of religious artifacts, period pieces, statues, furniture and even texts on medicinal research conducted by the Religious Orders of the day. The building itself is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Wingz101
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Worth spending one hour or so, nice cathedral and interesting paintings and relics. 200 php entrance

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank johnrixk
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I like the history, how the Agustinians came about, what they did, etc. In terms of what they want you to get from the visit is up to you. The art and other displays like the massive drawers and cabinets up to now, I still...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank uberkyut
Reviewed 1 August 2017

It is the oldest colonial church in the Philippines when the church survived the bombardment of Manila. Only when the left church tower cracked due to earthquake in 1863, that part was torn down. It was never rebuilt. Because of its antiquity the church and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 16 May 2017

vestments worn by the priests, a variety of church vessels and bibles dating back to the 1500s are all on display as well as living quarters for the priests and such a variety of others things to give one a better understanding into the lives...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank corky257
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The monastery allowed us to understand how life must have looked like during the early Spanish occupation of Manila. We especially liked the court garden of the monastery

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Gust H
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My husband and I are museum nerds so likely enjoyed this place more than most. The fact that are celebrating 450 years of continuous work is reason enough to visit, Catholic or not. We spent over two hours there going from room to room and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Yokeko
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited while touring Manila, very impressive old doors.Working for a Catholic TV station made this even more interesting.

Date of experience: January 2017
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