Metropolitan Museum of Manila


Metropolitan Museum of Manila
Metropolitan Museum of Manila
Location Manila, Philippines
Type Art and history museum
Website http://www.metmuseum.ph

The Metropolitan Museum of Manila (nicknamed the Met) is a museum located within the complex of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas along Roxas Boulevard in Manila, the Philippines. It bills itself as the Philippines' premier museum of modern and contemporary visual arts.

The Bangko Sentral's collection of art and historical artifacts form the bulk of the Metropolitan Museum of Manila's collections, having donated the museum's five permanent exhibitions.

Literature

  • Lenzi, Iola (2004). Museums of Southeast Asia. Singapore: Archipelago Press. p. 200 pages. ISBN 981-4068-96-9. 

External links

Coordinates: 14°33′45″N 120°59′11″E / 14.562406°N 120.986477°E / 14.562406; 120.986477


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Manila — City of Manila Lungsod ng Maynila   Capital City   From top left : Manila Skyline viewed from CCP Comple …   Wikipedia

  • Manila — City of Manila Lungsod ng Maynila Lage von Manila in der Region Metro Manila …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Manila galleon — Spanish Galleon The Manila galleons or Manila Acapulco galleons (Spanish: Galeones de Manila Acapulco) were Spanish trading ships that sailed once or twice per year across the Pacific Ocean between Manila in the Philippines, and Acapu …   Wikipedia

  • Metropolitan Manila Development Authority — Pangasiwaan sa Pagpapaunlad ng Kalakhang Maynila Agency overview Formed November 7, 1975 Superseding agency …   Wikipedia

  • Manila — /meuh nil euh/, n. 1. a seaport in and the capital of the Philippines, on W central Luzon. 1,630,485. Abbr.: Man. Cf. Quezon City. 2. See Manila hemp. 3. See Manila paper. * * * City (pop., 2000: city, 1,581,082; metro. area, 9,932,560), capital… …   Universalium

  • Manila — Ma|ni|la 〈m.; od. s; unz.; kurz für〉 Manilatabak * * * Ma|ni|la: Hauptstadt der Philippinen. * * * Manila,   Hauptstadt der Philippinen, auf Luzon, an der Ostküste der Manilabucht und beiderseits des Pasig gelegen, (2000) 1,673 Mio …   Universal-Lexikon

  • History of Manila — See also: Timeline of Philippine history Part of the series on History of Manila History …   Wikipedia

  • New York metropolitan area — New York Newark Bridgeport New York New Jersey Connecticut Pennsylvania Combined Statistical Area (CSA)   Tri State Area   …   Wikipedia

  • Galeón de Manila — Grabado de un galeón español. El Galeón de Manila (o también Galeón de Manila Acapulco o Galeón de Acapulco), también llamado Nao de China, era el nombre con el que se conocían las naves españolas que cruzaban el océano Pacífico una o dos veces… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Metro Manila — This article is about the capital region of the Philippines. For the capital city, see Manila. For the former province, see Manila (province). For other uses, see Manila (disambiguation). Metropolitan Manila Kalakhang Maynila… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.