5 Places You and Your Siblings Should Go To Before Summer Ends

by Lausanne Barlaan   |  May 31, 2015
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The sunny season may be coming to an end, but it's the best time to catch up on some sibling bonding and show them how good of an ate you are. We've listed down some places you can enjoy with them before school takes up your time. Read on and take notes!

 1  National Museum

If you decide to visit the National Museum anytime soon, you're in luck because they have waived the entrance fee for the whole month of May. Since it houses classic and modern art, a visit to the National Museum would be best if you want your little sibling to get started appreciating Filipino art and our country's notable artists.

The National Museum is located at Padre Burgos Drive, City of Manila, Philippines. It's open Tuesdays to Sundays, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

 2  The Mind Museum

If your little sibling is inclined to science, The Mind Museum would be the best place to go to. With exhibits about the Universe, the Earth, Life, Technology, and more, it's sure not to bore your little companions. Another plus point is that most of the exhibits are interactive, so you can see science come alive before your eyes.

The Mind Museum is located at JY Campos Park, 3rd Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. Regular ticket price is 475php.

 3  Museo Pambata

If your little siblings like playing with their hands, Museo Pambata would be perfect for them. Museo Pambata's exhibitions range from topics about nature, careers, history, Earth, and the human body. Like The Mind Museum, Museo Pambata's exhibits are interactive (there is even an exhibit where you can crawl through a tunnel), so your little siblings are sure to have fun.


Museo Pambata is located at Roxas Boulevard cor. South Drive

Manila, Philippines. open from 9 AM to 5 PM, closed from 12nn to 1 PM on Tuesdays to Saturdays and 1 PM to 5 PM on Sundays. Entrance fee is at 150php.

 4  Art in Island

If your little sibling is part of the generation of kids attached to their tablets and adapt to everyone taking pictures of everything, Art in Island is a great way to show them how to step up their selfie game. Art in Island is a museum where you're not only allowed to touch the artworks, but you're encouraged to be a part of it. You and your siblings can pose to your heart's content at the 3D artworks on display.

Art in Island is located at 175 15th Ave., Brgy. Socorro, Cubao, Quezon City, Philippines. It's open from 9:30AM to 9:30PM on Tuesdays to Sundays. Student fee is 400php, and children below 3 feet enter free.

 5  Barkin' Blends or Cat Café Manila

If your little sibling is an animal lover, a visit to the recently opened animal cafes in Manila is worth a visit. Aside from usual café fare like rice meals, pasta, and coffee, both Barkin' Blends and Cat Café Manila house different breeds of dogs and cats that you can play with. A visit to these cafes can help you teach your little siblings to care for animals by playing with their furry friends.

Barkin' Blends is located at 91 Rosa Alvero St., Loyola heights, Quezon City, Philippines. It's open every day except Tuesdays, from 12NN to 9PM. Cat Café Manila is located at 2nd Floor, 189 Maginhawa St. corner Makadios St., Sikatuna Village, Quezon City, Philippines. It's openfrom Tuesdays to Sunday, from 12NN to 10PM.

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