Bagumbayan Lights and Sounds Museum


One of the main attractions in Fort Santiago is the Bagumbayan Lights and Sounds Museum which chronicled the history of the Philippines. Mannequins under spotlight are set up to tell about life under Spanish colonization and Rizal’s life journey. The two (2) level building showcases Philippine’s history in a one hour walk-through. You can see sculptures and paintings depicting how Filipinos were introduced to Christianity by the Spaniards, the execution of the 3 martyr priests, Fr.Gomez, Fr.Burgos, and Fr.Zamora, and representation of Jose Rizal’s life in prison, The entrance fee is 150 per head.

Location: Victoria St, Intramuros, Manila, 1000 Metro Manila