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Metropolitan Museum of Art

Roxas Blvd. | Central Bank complex, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
+63 2 523 7855
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Great Place to spend the day!

The rains bring the crowds but it a great place to spend the day. The kids will be bored with some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GaryH1724
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Advance, North Carolina
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Private tour worth every penny!

We paid for a private tour and it was worth every cent. My sister and I will pay for a private... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie P
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In addition to the numerous touring exhibits throughout the year, two of the anchors in this museum are the priceless Gold Gallery and the ancient Pottery Gallery, with pieces dating back to 220 BC.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Roxas Blvd. | Central Bank complex, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rains bring the crowds but it a great place to spend the day. The kids will be bored with some things but there are plenty of exhibits to keep the occupied. Very educational for both parents and kids. You can spend a week and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We paid for a private tour and it was worth every cent. My sister and I will pay for a private tour for every museum we visit. The curator give us insight that you never learn about just visiting. For example, ancient Greek and Roman...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

during my visit there was an exhibition of Elmer Borlongan, called "an extraordinary eye for the ordinary"... not to be missed!

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a world-class museum. Because of its massive size, I recommend you not try to visit the entire museum in one day. On your first visit, i suggest you take a docent tour of museum highlights to get an overview. Then, limit the remainder...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Metropolitan Museum is one of the best (and my favorite) museums in Manila. It's not very far from our place. It is located along Roxas Blvd. near Rizal Park. The place has both permanent and temporary exhibits (on the upper and on the ground floors,...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

The Met is a good place to know about the local modern art scene. Once you pay the admission fee, there are 2 floors to explore. Strangely, on the day of our visit, the air conditioning system wasn't quite able to cool down the top...More

Thank Lynkster
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a lovely museum. The exhibits are fantastic. Colourful, vivid, poignant, well-defined. It is the best modern museum I have been to. The staff are great. Highly recommend.

Thank Tariq S
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t usually like paying for galleries but at 100 pesos it was worth a look and a good way to escape heat. Has an interesting array of exhibits

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve heard a lot about this museum. People always praise it as the most valuable place to visit in New York. After my visiting, I have to say, it’s so true! It’s so big that I had to spent my whole five days exploring in...More

Thank christie h
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Always go to the Metropolitan when in NYC. Michaelangelo exhibit was drawing big crowd and we chose poorly by going on a Saturday morning. That was packed and we really didn't enjoy it much, but the rest of the museum compensated for that nicely. One...More

Thank Monty R
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