Welcome to the Beta Version of the Martial Law Museum site
Promises and Warnings
Marcos was most inspiring when he would talk about his vision for the future of the Philippines.
The Death of Democracy
Marcos, through martial law, put himself in a position of absolute power over the laws of the land.
Toppling the Dictatorship
With revolution bright in the air, the final blow to Marcos rule came in a powerful move from above and below.
Responding to Our History Today
Why and how should we remember Martial Law as a nation? What does this mean to us at this point in time?
1965 - 1972
Beginnings of Martial Law
Martial Law in the Philippines
1981 - 1986
End of Martial Law
Lessons from Martial Law
Learn the history of Martial Law in the Philippines through our various exhibits.
Teach lessons from Martial Law in the classroom using our learning resources.
Make a stand with us today to remember our history and be an engaged Filipino citizen.
All materials in this website are used with permission from the owners. Citations are found as footnotes in every exhibit.
Calls to Action