In line with the celebration of the National Arts Month, the candidates of Binibining Pilipinas 2020 paid a visit on February 18, 3pm, at the Gateway Gallery Museum, Gateway Tower.

The girls were given a tour of the museum by curator Mr. Gari Apolonio, who provided the candidates a quick lecture on the exhibited artworks.

The museum visit provided the Binibining Pilipinas candidates a quick blast from the past courtesy of the artworks lined up at the museum's SiningSaysay: Philippine History in Art exhibit. 

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The exhibit, which features 30 large-scale paintings from pre-historic Philippines to the contemporary period, is a joint project of the Araneta City and the University of the Philippines.

Through the museum tour, Binibining Pilipinas aims to promote art appreciation while teaching history to the candidates.

*The Gateway Gallery, located at the 5th level of the Gateway Tower in Araneta City, is open to the public Mondays to Sundays from 10 AM to 7 PM. Admission is free!