Wildlife Park Quezon City: A Quick Guide

WildLife Quezon City is one of the undervalued landmark, parks and location in Quezon City. The desirable thing about this place is the quietness and calmness. A immediate retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center
Image courtesy of BMB website

History:

According to Wikipedia, The Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center (NAPWC) is a 22.7-hectare (56-acre) zoological and botanical garden located in Diliman, Quezon City, the Philippines. It was named after Benigno S. “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr.
According to Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) website, In July 25, 1970, the park was inaugurated and opened to the public by the then President Ferdinand Marcos and the Vice President Fernando Lopez.
… At present, the 22.7-hectare NAPWC is under the management and administration of the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau-Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) by virtue of Proc. No. 723 dated 25 October 2004 by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Said proclamation established the park as a protected area and a component of the National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS).
Read more about history of Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center.

Photoshoot:

No photoshooting charges. Ninoy Aquino Wildlife Management encourages and support photographers to do their photoshoot here. There are plenty photographers during weekend and some do shoot of their pre-nuptial photos or debuts. There’s no prenup permit needed.

Entrance Fee

Php 8.00 = Adult
Php 5.00 = Student/Children

Parking Rates:

P25.00 Bus
P15.00 Car/Jeepney
P8.00 Tricycle/Motorcycle

Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center has huge parking lots and their parking fees are fairly reasonable.

Operating Hours:

7AM to 5PM

note: Wildlife Rescue Center (Mini-Zoo) is open daily except for Monday. The viewing time is from 9AM to 4PM except every Thursday when it closes at 3PM.

Address:

Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines

Map:

 

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