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Macaraeg-Macapagal Ancestral House

Iligan, Mindanao, Philippines
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Macaraeg-Macapagal History

The house is so simple yet elegant. Two presidents inhabited the house, Pres. Diosdado and Pres... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
friendnikim
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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
Your usual ancestral house

It's one of those usual ancestral house you could find in the Philippines. If you're a fan of the... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2016
Raymart N
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14 Jan 2018
“Macaraeg-Macapagal History”
2 Dec 2016
“Your usual ancestral house”
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Iligan, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

The house is so simple yet elegant. Two presidents inhabited the house, Pres. Diosdado and Pres. Gloria. What you will see there are more on portraits of the family. But there is one really amazing portrait of Pres. Gloria. In fairness, sexy si Madam Glo....More

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

It's one of those usual ancestral house you could find in the Philippines. If you're a fan of the Macapagal's, this is a must see. Well, be prepared to see the young Gloria Arroyo's portrait.

Thank Raymart N
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of the tourist attractions in Iligan where you don't have to spend much. It has no entrance fees or whatsoever and you got to see a piece of history about our late president Diosdado Macapagal and a glimpse of the childhood of...More

Thank XyZaSpeaks
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Visit the place and you will surely see the glimpse of how Pres. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has established her childhood years in this warm typical and and cozy ancestral house.

Thank Thepoohlover
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is the heritage house of Macaraeg-Macapagal. The former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's family. They donated this to the government and now, tourism is handling the house. The house itself is old but well-maintained. You can even ask permission to hold a photo shoot here....More

Thank Rolly M
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Macaraeg Mansion is along the timoga resort in which its very accessible from the tourist. I wonder if its open for the public as to when we went there its a company activity. The place is well preserved and clean. The place will definitely catch...More

Thank joycesheenlim
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Once a home of 2 former Philippine presidents and now a venue to host parties and weddings. Come and visit the place to see memorabilia.

1  Thank MyIliganCityPH
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Reviewed 11 February 2016

This is a few minutes from Ma. Cristina Falls (about 3 hours from laguindingan airport). You need a private van to get here. you can also drop by iligan centro to buy peanuts. You can see here the play house of former philippine president gloria...More

Thank thenavigator8
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

The house was well maintained being small house. The living was simple based from the outlook of the house, the garden was simple with playhouse of Gloria,the doll was mentioned to be her actual doll during her younger years , I cannot confirm this. We...More

Thank Bisayanghilaw
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

the place is clean and well kept... no entrance fee ...just a small house and you can go around for 15mins.

Thank dillysulc
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