Tag: National Museum
UP scientist Perry Ong honored with name of new flowering plant in Mindanao
University of the Philippines Diliman scientist Dr. Perry S. Ong has been honored with the name of a new flowering plant species found in Mindanao.
Philippines’ oldest Nautilus fossils discovered in Batangas by UP Diliman-led team
The Philippines' oldest Nautilus sp. fossils have been discovered by a team of researchers from the University of the Philippines Diliman, the National Museum, and the President Ramon Magsaysay State University Candelaria in Zambales.
New Sea Star species discovered in Davao’s Balut Island recorded on California Academy of...
New sea star species have been discovered in the waters off Balut Island in Davao, southern Philippines.
Far Eastern University wins best “kubeta” in the Philippines award
Far Eastern University (FEU) in Manila led the winners of the Golden Kubeta Awards, a campaign on proper wastewater management conducted by Maynilad. FEU's public restroom won the People's Choice Award after receiving over 10,000...
Lifestyle icon Martha Stewart experiences Filipino hospitality during Manila visit
American lifestyle icon Martha Stewart was recently seen visiting Manila's world-famous landmarks. The popular television personality, known for her Do-It-Yourself (DIY) tips on food recipes, home decor, and crafts, was given a tour by the...
LOOK: Cebu City’s Malacañang sa Sugbo transformed into a beautiful museum
The National Museum of the Philippines will lead the transformation of the Malacañang sa Sugbo building in Cebu City into a museum. The proposal to set up a national museum in Cebu coincides with preparations...
Bohol churches reopen on 500th Philippine Christianity anniversary
Four Bohol churches will reopen its doors to the public coinciding with the upcoming 500th anniversary of Christianity in the Philippines. Damaged by an intensity 7.2 earthquake in 2013, the century-old heritage churches of Cortes,...
Manila Central Post Office Building declared Important Cultural Property worthy of preservation
The Manila Central Post Office Building has been declared an Important Cultural Property (ICP) worthy of national efforts for its protection and preservation. The National Museum, mandated to declare cultural properties of the Philippines, recognized...
National Museum restores earthquake-damaged heritage churches in Bohol
The National Museum (NM) restored the Spanish-time church buildings of Alburquerque and Dimiao which were damaged by the 2013 earthquake and returned them to the Diocese of Tagbilaran.
Enjoy Pinoy Art! Free entrance to the National Museum
A new policy to allow free entrance to the National Museum of the Philippines can now be enjoyed by visitors of the National Museum