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Marikina City Footwear Museum

Marikina, Luzon, Philippines
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A nice museum!

This is a shoemaker's place which for sometime business was booming. I then went here before to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A very modest museum yet a pop landmark to see.

Imelda Marcos also known as Iron Butterfly left a tale about her pairs of shoes that rattle the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Manila, Philippines
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Marikina, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a shoemaker's place which for sometime business was booming. I then went here before to purchase two pairs for myself. Later Marikina shoes was overshadowed by some imported brands young people patronized. It is high time to rekindle the love of Philippine products...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Imelda Marcos also known as Iron Butterfly left a tale about her pairs of shoes that rattle the high societies around the globe. The Marcos ruled for 20 years in the Philippines and ousted in 1986, when the protesters came and lurked around the Malacanang...More

Thank Sathiel
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Nothing very special in fact if you are around the area then its worth the go I guess. There is a P50 entrance fee which is kinda steep for a such a small exhibit. If you are interested in Imelda Marcos' shoe collection then this...More

Thank Sherwin G
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I 've always known it to be as the shoe museum, the exhibits inside are interesting enough to worth a quick visit.

Thank LadySandwich
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Marikina City is better known in the Philippines as the nation’s shoe capital, wherein shoe-making is the main industry, and that you can buy locally-made footwear at a very affordable price, with world-class quality. Having said so, it is just fitting (no pun intended) to...More

1  Thank Reynel D
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Good for a visit if you have time to spare. Could do with more exhbits . A pleasant couple of hours pastime.

Thank Ex_pat308
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is a popular field trip destination for kids and is an opportunity to learn about footwear production in Marikina.

Thank RowenaG8
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Visit the Marikina Shoe Museum! You'll be educated, amazed and mesmerized with the shoes of the rich and famous like Imelda Marcos, our local politicians and celebrities, and some of Hollywood Stars.

Thank dolesamson
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is one of Marikina's tourist spots, but yes, it's so small it can be a disappointment. If you are expecting to find a big place for shoes, go to the mall instead.

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Very organized and courteous museum staff. The staff provides a catalogue of shoes and bags manufacturers to choose from should a visitor wants to order custom-made shoes.

Thank cynchlsabado
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