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Butuan National Museum, Butuan City, Agusan Del Norte, Philippines
Opening hours
Monday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Thursday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Friday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Saturday: Closed; Sunday: Closed
Distance From City Center
0.8 km
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Butuan Museum

Butuan National MuseumPhoto by National Museum of the Philippines - Butuan

Nestled in Butuan City, the Butuan Museum is a treasure trove of history and culture. As part of the National Museum of the Philippines, it's a place where you can step back in time and explore the city's ancient heritage.

Walk through the museum and witness the material culture of Butuan's pre-Hispanic people. You'll be amazed by the skillful craftsmanship displayed in golden treasures, pottery, and more. These artifacts reveal the city's ancient history in a fascinating way.

Dive into the diverse cultures of the region with "Ambangan." This exhibition showcases how Manobo, Mamanwa, Higaonon, and lowland Butuanons use contemporary tools for their daily lives. It's a unique opportunity to learn about their traditions and survival methods.

The Butuan Museum is a window to the past and a celebration of the region's rich cultures. Visit this remarkable place to connect with Butuan's history and its vibrant people.


How to get there

Reaching Butuan Museum is convenient, as it is located in the heart of Butuan City. You can easily take a taxi or tricycle from various parts of the city to reach this cultural gem. The museum's address is easily accessible via maps and GPS, ensuring a hassle-free journey. There are also Philippine guided tour packages in Butuan City.


Best time to visit

The best time to visit Butuan Museum is during the dry season, which typically spans from November to April. During this period, you can explore the outdoor areas and the city's surroundings comfortably. Additionally, consider planning your visit during weekdays to avoid crowds, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in Butuan's rich heritage without distractions.


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