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Updated on June 2, 2017
Quezon City Circle
Quezon City Circle

It was named after Manuel L. Quezon, the second President of the Philippines, who founded the city and developed it to replace Manila as the national capital for 28 years from 1948 to 1976.

It is the site of many government offices, including the Batasang Pambansa Complex, and also hosts the University of the Philippines Diliman and Ateneo de Manila University.

Quezon Memorial Circle

A national park and shrine located in Quezon City. The park is an ellipse bounded by the Elliptical Road. Its main feature is a mausoleum containing the remains of Manuel L. Quezon, the second President of the Philippines, and his wife, First Lady Aurora Quezon.

Circle Park
Circle Park
Photo Station
Photo Station

Quezon Memorial Shrine

Pambansang Pang-alaalang Dambana ni Quezon / National Memorial Shrine of Quezon

A monument and national shrine dedicated to former Philippine President Manuel Quezon located within the grounds of Quezon Memorial Circle. It also houses a museum at its base.

The remains of former President Manuel Quezon was transferred to the Quezon Memorial Shrine from the Manila North Cemetery on August 1, 1979.The remains of Aurora Aragon Quezon, was likewise transferred to the shrine on April 28, 2005.

Manuel L. Quezon
Manuel L. Quezon
Aurora A. Quezon
Aurora A. Quezon

Gallery Museum

Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center

A 22.7-hectare zoological and botanical garden located in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. It was named after Benigno S. “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr.

It has a lagoon, an aquarium, a playground, botanical garden and a Wildlife Rescue Center, which the Department of Environment and Natural Resources uses as a temporary shelter where confiscated, retrieved, donated, sick, abandoned, and injured wild animals are placed to be taken care of.

La Mesa Ecopark

A 33 hectare park located in the La Mesa Watershed. The park was opened to the public in 2004 to generate income to help with the reforestation of the area surrounding the watershed and to create funds for the watershed’s maintenance.

The primary purpose of the park is to “provide opportunities for enjoying healthful outdoor recreation and to serve as outdoor classrooms for environmental education”.

Park Admission Rates

Persons above 3ft PHP 50

3ft & below Free

Quezon City Residents (w/ valid proof of residence) PHP 40

Quezon City Students (w/ valid ID) PHP 20

Quezon City Senior Citizens (w/ valid ID) FREE

Non-Quezon City Senior Citizens PHP 40


SWIMMING POOL (operating hours 8:00 am – 4:00 pm daily)

Persons above 3ft PHP 80

3ft & below PHP 40

-Proper swimming attire is strictly enforced.

-Pool admission rates apply to all who enter pool compound whether they will swim or not.

FISHING PHP 80/kilo; Fishing gear rental PHP 30/day

HORSEBACK RIDING PHP 50 – single; PHP 100 – w/ calesa



ZIPLINE Slide for Life PHP 200/person


BUNGEE FUN PHP 120/2mins



8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily

Open daily including holidays

Butterfly Haven

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