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List of museums in Metro Manila

Metro Manila is home to a number of noteworthy museums and art galleries showcasing its rich history and culture. The following is a partial list of museums and art galleries in the metropolis.

Museum Name Image Location Description
Archdiocesan Museum of Manila 121 Arzobispo Street, Intramuros, Manila Ecclesiastical museum of the history of the Archdiocese of Manila.
Armed Forces of the Philippines Museum Bulwagang Heneral Arturo T. Enrile, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City Traditions, culture and history of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. website
Ateneo Art Gallery Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights, Quezon City Modern art gallery. website
Ayala Museum Makati Avenue corner De La Rosa Street, San Lorenzo, Makati Philippine history and art gallery website
Bahay Nakpil-Bautista Quiapo, Manila Historic house museum
Bahay Tsinoy Kaisa Heritage Center, 32 Anda corner Cabildo Streets, Intramuros, Manila Chinese and Oriental museum website
Bantayog ng mga Bayani Museum Quezon Avenue near EDSA, Pinyahan, Quezon City Collection of items of the Martial Law period.
Bayanihan Folk Arts Museum Philippine Women's University, Taft Avenue, Malate, Manila Ethnological artifacts of various Philippine ethnic groups and Bayanihan Philippine National Folk Dance Company memorabilia.
Casa Manila General Luna Street, Intramuros, Manila Spanish colonial history.
CCP Museo ng Kalinangang Pilipino CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Barangay 1, Pasay Museum of performing arts. website
Escolta Museum Calvo Building, Escolta Street, Binondo, Manila Museum of the history of Escolta Street.
Eulogio "Amang" Rodriguez Museum EARIST, Lacson Avenue, Santa Mesa, Manila Memorabilia collection of the late Senate President Eulogio Rodriguez.
GSIS Museo ng Sining Macapagal Boulevard, Financial Center, Barangay 1, Pasay Filipino arts.
Iglesia ni Cristo Museum Punta, Santa Ana, Manila Museum of the history and culture of the Iglesia ni Cristo. Also originally the location of the first local congregation of the Christian denomination.
Iglesia ni Cristo Museum and Gallery INC Central Office, Commonwealth Avenue, New Era, Quezon City Museum of the history and culture of the Iglesia ni Cristo.
Jorge B. Vargas Museum and Filipiniana Research Center UP Diliman, Roxas Avenue, U.P. Campus, Quezon City Collection of art, stamps and coins. website
Jose P. Laurel Memorial Foundation Museum Roxas Boulevard corner Pedro Gil Street, Malate, Manila Private museum containing memorabilia of the late President Jose P. Laurel. website
Lopez Museum Exchange Road corner Meralco Avenue, San Antonio, Pasig Philippine art and history. website
Mabini Shrine Polytechnic University of the Philippines Campus, Sta. Mesa, Manila Historic house museum
Manuel Quezon Memorial Shrine Museum Quezon Memorial Circle, Elliptical Road, Pinyahan, Quezon City Contains memorabilia of the late President Manuel Quezon.
Metropolitan Museum of Manila BSP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila Modern and contemporary visual arts. website
Museo ng Katipunan Pinaglabanan Shrine, Corazon de Jesus, San Juan Showcases the contributions of the Katipunan.
Museo ng Makati Jose P. Rizal Avenue, Poblacion, Makati Repository of Makati's heritage, historical properties, collections and culture.
Museo Pambata Roxas Boulevard corner South Drive, Ermita, Manila Museum for children. website
Museo Valenzuela Fatima Avenue, Marulas, Valenzuela Repository of Valenzuela's history, culture and heritage.
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design GF School of Design and Arts Building, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, 950 Pablo Ocampo Street, Malate, Manila Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD) Manila is a laboratory for innovative and collaborative ideas in art, culture, and theory.
Museum of the Filipino People Agrifina Circle, Ermita, Manila Anthropology and archaeology. website
Museum of Philippine Political History National Historical Institute Building, Kalaw Avenue, Ermita, Manila website
National Museum Padre Burgos Street, Ermita, Manila Natural history and ethnography, art gallery. website
Pasig City Museum Plaza Rizal, San Jose, Pasig Repository of Pasig's culture, tradition and history.
Philippine Air Force Aerospace Museum Andrews Avenue, Villamor Air Base, Pasay Philippine Air Force life and history.
Philippine Army Museum and Library Philippine Army Complex, Lawton Avenue, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig Military museum of the Philippine Army. website
Philippine Science Centrum E-Com Building, Riverbanks Center, Barangka, Marikina Hands-on science museum. website
Rizal Shrine Museum Fort Santiago, Intramuros, Manila Collection of memorabilia of the Philippine national hero Jose Rizal.
San Agustin Church Museum General Luna corner Real Streets, Intramuros, Manila Spanish and Filipino religious art and artifacts. website
The Mind Museum Third Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig Science and technology museum. website
The Money Museum BSP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila Numismatic museum, collection of currencies and coins from the different historical periods. website
The Shoe Museum Jose P. Rizal Street, San Roque, Marikina Footwear museum, collection of Imelda Marcos shoes. website
The Museum at De La Salle University 2401 Taft Avenue, Malate, Manila Contemporary Filipino arts. website
The Presidential Museum and Library Malacañang Complex, Jose Laurel Street, San Miguel, Manila Philippine political history and presidential memorabilia. website
UST Museum of Arts and Sciences España Boulevard, Sampaloc, Manila Natural history, visual arts, religious images, ethnography. website
UP Museum of a History of Ideas Pedro Gil Street cor. Taft Avenue, Manila Natural history
Veterans Federation of the Philippines Museum Veterans Center, Western Bicutan, Taguig Museum dedicated to the Filipino soldiers of World War II. website
Yuchengco Museum RCBC Plaza, Ayala Avenue corner Gil Puyat Avenue, Bel-Air, Makati Filipino and Filipino-Chinese arts. website

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