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Malacanang Of The North, Ilocos Norte Province
(3.7/5 based on 120 reviews on the web)
A mansion overlooking the sea, Malacanang Of The North once served as home of former president Ferdinand E. Marcos. Today, it functions as a museum detailing the turbulent political situation when Marcos ruled under martial law--which ended with a revolution in 1986. Tour guides on hand can answer all of your questions, or you can read the brochures and signs in several languages. If you're there just for the architecture and art, walk around by yourself and admire numerous paintings on the walls. To visit Malacanang Of The North and get the most from your holiday in Paoay, create itinerary details personal to you using our Paoay tourist route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • His house has a perfect spot. But I think that a small one for being a president .everything is being well taken care of from furniture up to the pictures. The pool outside is quite dangerous they sho...  more »
  • Nothing really to do here, the view was nice over seeing the wide place and the sea across. taking some pictures is a must. Don't leave your gadgets unattended. 
  • The Marcos picked a perfect spot in building this Mansion of the North. You can see the opulence of their lifestyle with the magnificent palatial Space they share with a family of five. The lake backg...  more »
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  • A great place with a spectacular view and an even more spectacular history.
  • Well maintained. Entry fee is less than p30. I think.
  • must visit when you are in ilocos norte.. well maintained historic place
  • very well maintained cozy historical place.. a must visit when in Ilocos Norte
  • i dont know about the other people who visited but i felt like i was transported to an el fili scene. i wish i could have worn a dress when i went there for better photo ops haha! i promise you, youd wish you were invited to their grand parties because really id like to see that place when it was alive. (oh the life ill never live)