is PhP 20.00/head and by appointment.
The Philippine Science Heritage Center is open M-F, 9am-4pm.
NAST Secretariat . 2F Philippine Science Center Bldg., DOST
Complex, Bicutan, Taguig, MM
please inquire at:
Tel nos.: (02)838-7766, (02)837-2071 loc 2171
Fax no.: (02) 837-3170
(Look for Mr. Ferdie Gutlay)
the potential of Salinlahi as an important instrument to promote scientific
culture in the land, Her Excellency President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo
signed into law Republic Act 9107, also known as the Philippine Science
Heritage Center Act, on April 14, 2001. The law was published in the Malaya
and the Manila Times on April 25, 2001. The Act affirms the Government's
commitment and policy to continually support and encourage the development
of the country's science and technology program and to promote the Philippines'
scientific contributions to the world.
Act identifies the Academy as the Government agency that would manage,
operate and maintain the Center. It also gives the PSHC the following
legal power and functions (Section 4):
- to document
the works, ideas, inventions and products of Filipino scientists and
other accomplishments in the field of S&T
- to establish
a display area for samples of inventions, scientific products, memorabilia,
references and library materials
- to produce
printed materials to be used by the academe in teaching values with
scientific insights and which may be used as a source of information
by the general public
- to serve
as the core of the network of science museums in the Philippines
- to perform
such acts as may be necessary for the effective implementation of this
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