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Rizal Monument

 

Who goes here :

  • √ Suitable for : Solo
  • √ Suitable for : Couple
  • √ Suitable for : Family/Group
  • √ Suitable for : Seniors
  • √ Suitable for : Kids

What to expect :

  • √ Historical
  • √ Popularity with tourists
  • √ Safety : Some risks
  • √ Kids allowed

Essential Information

A mausoleum containing national hero Jose Rizal's mortal remains, the Rizal Monument is guarded by marines in full regalia and is regarded as a symbol of Philippine nationhood. It was once called motto stella (meaning 'guiding star')-a name that never caught on. The martyr's bronze sculpture is one of the most popular icons of Manila, appearing on everything from money to souvenir shirts.

ADDRESS : Rizal Monument, Roxas Blvd., Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
 

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Rizal Monument Manila Close-Up

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Close up of Rizal Monument



 

Tips, Comments and Reviews : Rizal Monument

After 100 years since it was erected, December 30, 1913, the Rizal Monument is now declared a National Cultural Treasure.

Joan G.
The soldiers guarding the Rizal monument are also known as Caballeros de Rizal (Knights of Rizal).

Rina L.

 

How to Get There : Rizal Monument

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