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Rizal Shrine

J. P. Rizal Street, Calamba, Luzon, Philippines
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A house like no other

This adobe and wood structure is a house like no other. Simply because this is the house which... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
aodeguzman
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Calamba, Philippines
A must visit

This Rizal Shrine is the home of our Philippine national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal and where he was... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
MissisJaye
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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J. P. Rizal Street, Calamba, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

This adobe and wood structure is a house like no other. Simply because this is the house which became a home to the Philippines national hero JOSE PROTACIO RIZAL. In its yard, the young Jose ran, played and became the foundation of his youth. Visit...More

Thank aodeguzman
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This Rizal Shrine is the home of our Philippine national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal and where he was born. A historical place and a must visit of all Filipinos in all ages. Located in the center of Calamba City. Kudos to the management that continues...More

2  Thank MissisJaye
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I love the new upgrades to the museum. Everything is more interactive now and very clean and beautiful. Hope the management will continue to maintain the place considering it's historical importance.

1  Thank Yves S
Reviewed 5 November 2016

The house is well preserved but with minimal furniture. It is located at the center of Calamba City. The lawn is spacious but parking is a bit a challenge. The first time I saw an old toilet and a water well connected to the house....More

3  Thank SoniaSuria
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This review is quite late. The Rizal Shrine is a historic place which every Filipino must visit since it is the home of our national hero, Dr. Jose P. Rizal. It is a short ride from Manila and is not very congested like other tourist...More

4  Thank pinoytraveller2
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Since elementary-high school this place is always one of our destination during field trip. I still remember the first time there, I was so amazed by the structure and how does the house. I was so greatful that time 'coz I've finally visited the home...More

Thank Nida M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

As compared to the past, the shrine now is very well maintained despite of it having no entrance fee for visitors. Very nice place to reminisce history...unfortunately a super majority of the house have been rebuilt. The only thing original there would be the basement...More

2  Thank GerbsDC
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is friendly! Budget friendly! Good for educational tours! So much to learn about the life and works of our national hero.

Thank mharjregalado
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Although it is not the original house structure of Dr. Jose Rizal it is designed basing on the original house. The museum allows you to have a glimpse of the childhood of our national hero and allows you to reflect on the life of the...More

1  Thank Princess K
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Been here during an educational tour in gradeschool. And when we visited Laguna I insist of going to Rizal's house as a side trip. Always been a fan of Rizal, and going back to his house now as an adult is just pure joy for...More

Thank Lallen F
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