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Ayala Museum

Makati Avenue cor. De La Rosa Street | Greenbelt Park, Ayala Center, Makati, Luzon 1224, Philippines
+63 2 757 3000
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“gold exhibit” (42 reviews)
“second floor” (31 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Makati Avenue cor. De La Rosa Street | Greenbelt Park, Ayala Center, Makati, Luzon 1224, Philippines
+63 2 757 3000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This afternoon I was able to do a walk through of the museum and enjoyed both the gold exhibit and a clear history of the country on the second floor A nice momento is the diorama book at the gift shop for 75 pesos that...More

Thank WaterlooDad
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

High class exhibits and good layout, though the building may seem a bit claustrophobic with its small corridors and low ceiling as compared to other similar galleries/museums. One of the best modern museums in the country.

Thank Reece R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple of hours here at the Museum. The dioramas brought the history of the Philippines to life. It was very interesting. The gold exhibition was also excellent. We enjoyed learning about the Philippines pre-conquest, and how they used gold.

Thank tandemqueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With knowledge, comes appreciation. Please take the time to visit the museum before touring the PI. One of my favorite is the 3rd floor, where the recent history of the country is depicted. It allows you to get acquainted with most of the towering figures...More

Thank Paul-Armand C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've passed this museum many times when I go to Greenbelt to shop but never thought of visiting. I'm so glad I finally did! This museum is larger than it seems and houses an amazing collection of local artifacts and artworks. Definitely a must visit!

Thank Maria I
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Makati City, aside from being the economic center of the Philippines and the hub of high end shopping malls, hotels and restaurants, is also rich in culture and history. A visit to perhaps its primary museum - the Ayala Museum - would suffice to demonstrate...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is an essential place to go if you want to understand Philippine Culture and History. It's not to be missed!

Thank Ramona A
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The museum is accessible so attending book launches, seminars, concerts, etc is a hobby anyone could have. The museum collection is good but I'm a fan of their activities.

Thank Marjorie Steffi G
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I visited this museum as I was interested in the temporary exhibit on architecture interaction with the environment. For 200PhP, I had a great visit in a cool place with low humidity- not easy to find in Manila. The gift shop on the 3rd floor...More

Thank scott_koetke
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The gold collection was very interesting and the audio-visual very informative. There are different galleries to visit and see. Worthwhile to do on rainy days. They have discounts for students and teachers.

Thank Marisel S
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31 December 2016|
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Response from travelwithzen | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Half day guided tour (3-4 hours) with entrance fees & an English speaking tour guide is approximately US$140/person (1 pax minimum) or US$75/person (2 pax minimum) plus US$10/person if you want to visit Ayala Museum. The... More
12 March 2016|
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Response from MikRiano | Reviewed this property |
The third floor, far opposite the gift shop, is used for changing exhibits. If closed, that means that a temporary exhibit was being mounted or dismounted. The ground floor also has a gallery used for temporary exhibits... More
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26 June 2015|
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Response from davey460 | Reviewed this property |
There is no time limit just explore at your pace. The ticket counter, you can purchase certain floors for seeing, I forget how many pesos it cost.