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Peaceful Garden in the middle of the city

My friends got married here. Garden wedding is best during summer season. Celebration is solemn... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Armcorpixel
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Angeles City, Philippines
Peaceful and serene

I visited here as part of our field trip and it was surprisingly peaceful given that I never... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Audrey T
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Manila, Philippines
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This former cemetery is now a manicured park and venue for fairs and concerts featuring local artists and musicians.
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San Marcelino & General Luna Sts, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

-Very clean. Well maintained.. Staffs are polite... It closes at exactly 5 and they will tell you 5 mins ahead of time... A quite place to just walk and sit for an hour or so...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eringeee
Reviewed October 14, 2018

a simple unassuming place. quiet and good for meditation but facilities are lacking. it may also be difficult to find car parking spaces.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Pioneer699197
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Paco Park is located in Manila, it was a Manila's municipal cemetery before built by the Dominicans during Spanish Colonial period. Inside this park, you could find a Chapel dedicated to St. Pancratius.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gladys F
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is a very small park and if it wasn't opposite my hotel I probably wouldn't visit it. There's not a lot to see although it's still a peaceful place to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ron R
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My friends got married here. Garden wedding is best during summer season. Celebration is solemn and the cost is much lower than church weddings.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Armcorpixel
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Famous for a wedding venue for garden settings but used to be the cemetery during Spanish colonial regime. The small park is located in Paco Manila and had a lot of historical value where some well-known heroes were buried. The park has been declared as...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pshift2017
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I visited here as part of our field trip and it was surprisingly peaceful given that I never expected it to have a peaceful ambiance and quiet. I recommend this to those who like to explore Manila and find unique places to just relax and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Audrey T
Reviewed March 19, 2018

This was not part of our tour but we stayed at Oasis Pack Park Hotel and this park is just a walking distance from our hotel.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Beata P
Reviewed March 11, 2018

it wasn't for a tour that i got to find out about this place but because of a wedding that a close friend had within the walls of paco park. i did not know that we still had this much green space inside the heart...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gibo Trebs L
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Paco Park was once Manila's municipal cemetery built by the Dominican friars during the Spanish era. Today it is one of my favorite parks because it is less frequented by people compared with other parks in the city and is relatively small in size as...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Ariane A
March 30, 2018|
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Response from CzarEmmanuel | Reviewed this property |
You may contact Paco Park through this site for inquiries: paco.npdc.gov.ph/thank-you
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Jamaica Ruth A
January 2, 2017|
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Response from tynejr | Reviewed this property |
Shows and presentations at the Paco Park are not as structured as they used to be, so you will have to check with their Admin Office for show schedules. Sorry I could not say more.
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