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Silliman University Anthropology Museum

Hibbard Avenue | Silliman Hall, Silliman University, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6501, Philippines
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it's not so often that we can visit a museum about our own local history. Very interisting for... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
_robertogonzales789
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Manila, Philippines
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Aside from their cool aircondition against the hot summer, i really didn't find their artifacts... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Gilbert C
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Abulog, Cagayan, Philippines
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Hibbard Avenue | Silliman Hall, Silliman University, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6501, Philippines
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

it's not so often that we can visit a museum about our own local history. Very interisting for students or any other.

Thank _robertogonzales789
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Aside from their cool aircondition against the hot summer, i really didn't find their artifacts interesting. Maybe because the museum lacks curator. The description printed in the artifact seemed general and doesn't convey deeper information

Thank Gilbert C
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The Anthropology museum of Silliman University is a must to visit if you are a tourist in Dumaguete City. The Hibbard building where the museum was located was built in 1930's in fact the stairs and walls are still in its original form. The museum...More

1  Thank Grace B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is a good museum to visit to get first-hand viewing of tools used on different historical ages of the Philippines. An infographic on the Philippine history is also inside the museum. The museum is open from 0830h - 1700h.

1  Thank Jeremiah S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The museum is quite small but it is filled with interesting pieces. There's so much to learn from what's displayed there. What I found to be most interesting are the ones from Siquijor and the burial jars.

Thank Paola F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A very good collection of artifacts and anthropology of the Negros Island and nearby sites of the region. Interesting also to see a section showcasing Siquijor's mystic and traditional medical practices. A nice and educational place to rest and cool down after a stroll around...More

Thank XtinaNovember
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Housed in Silliman University's Hibbard Hall. It exhibits artifacts collected across Negros island and other sites near the region — unearthen jars, old and rusty weapons, precious stones, etc. The iconic Silliman Hall, the oldest American structure in the country, housed the anthropology museum long...More

Thank DJ R
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is small but you can learn a lot from the exhibits. It's a good rest place after strolling the campus because it's cold here. Ü Worth visiting when you're in the area.

Thank Lenglu
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Relics of the past and artifacts are here. These are what they found from their excavations. The former building that housed the artifacts is a museum piece too.. That's my opinion because it stood their for more than a hundred years since the founding of...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The museum was already transferred to Hibbard Avenue from Silliman Hall. Entrance fee is Php 50. The museum is dedicated to excavation finds.

Thank Alex F
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