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D' Bone Collector Museum

San Pedro, Bucana Barangay 76-A, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
+63 919 624 0744
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Excellent Museum

I visited the museum today while spending a couple of very short days in Davao. It was recently... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wdw2695793
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Benson
Did not expect this much!

I went to D' Bone Collector Museum to give a break from all the walking, and I did not expect this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
curicuis
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D' Bone Collector Museum features animals from around the world. From the depths of the oceans to the worlds tallest bird species. Both young and old alike will enjoy learning about the wonderful animal world around us. The Museum currently has over 650 specimens on display and add more every week. It houses over 29 whale and dolphin skeletons.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sea creatures” (6 reviews)
“tour guide” (19 reviews)
“small street” (4 reviews)
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San Pedro, Bucana Barangay 76-A, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the museum today while spending a couple of very short days in Davao. It was recently remodeled and reopened earlier this year. This is a small museum, but there's a large number of very well organized exhibits; consisting of three floors and each...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to D' Bone Collector Museum to give a break from all the walking, and I did not expect this much! Great collection and great staff. Tour was really nicely designed. They have only replicas of two dinosaurs and the rest is real. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the bone collector museum. Kuya Dave is a cool guy with a real passion for his work. Our tour guide was great and very knowledgeable about all of the specimens. She was able to answer our questions. This museum...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A place you have to visit og you Are in Davao. The guide Are clever and know everything. About natur and a good guide

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

A very visually appealing museum. The entrance fee is a bit steep comparatively. Please note the limited visiting hours of the museum before visiting.More

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Darrell B, Manager at D' Bone Collector Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2017

Steep compared to what exactly? A bottle of beer cost more and the fact the museum is three floors of aircon display with free tour guide. How is 80 pesos steep? Its a private museum with over 3,000 specimens. Limited hours? M-F 10am to 5pm...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

went there with my family today and the place was closed. Even the taxi driver was surprised it was not open. Also no info on the gate when it will be open again.More

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Darrell B, Manager at D' Bone Collector Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

The Museum is Currently closed as per the Sign on the Museum Door and on the Museums FB page. IT is currently being Expanded and Renovated. Putting Bad feed back because you didnt check to see if it was open VIA FB or contacting them....More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

After visiting this museum..You will realise that caring for nature is very important because almost all the bones that were displayed here are victim of irresponsible human who doesn't care about others..My friends and I enjoyed our tour here and the staff were very knowledgable..The...More

Thank Erika G
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We visited with a 6 and a 14 yr old. We all found the museum very interesting, and very educational. The girl who escorted us round was very pleasant and knowledgeable about the exhibits and took time to answer questions and chat with us. We...More

Thank Paul C
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

The museum charges 80 PHP per head. It comes with your own guide who's very knowledgeable of the bones inside the museum. The museum would help you be more concerning towards the environment, especially to the sea. The only con I see here is the...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Kids can enjoy this museum, they'll see different sets of bones of different animal but for adult is this kind of boring

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lionlamica
4 November 2017|
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Response from Mia P | Reviewed this property |
He actually answered the same question, here on TripAdvisor as well. He said it's closed until January.
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Dyan R
9 September 2017|
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Response from Darrell B | Property representative |
No Sorry the Museum is Closed Until January for Renovations and Expansion
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11 May 2016|
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Response from Darrell B | Property representative |
Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm. Saturday 1pm to 5pm and Closed Sundays. Thank you
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