How did Manilans live during the Spanish colonial era? Casa Manila Museum housed in an accurate reconstruction of a 19th ... More
Casa Manila Museum
How did Manilans live during the Spanish colonial era? Casa Manila Museum housed in an accurate reconstruction of a 19th century Manila residence gives you an imitation of how life was then. Each room is set up in period style and decorated with antique furniture chandeliers lamps paintings vases and bric-a-brac. From the kitchen on the top floor walk down the adobe staircase past an old well and enjoy some reflective moments at the central courtyard and fountain.
Filipinos and foreigners alike can view some of the Philippines' historic and cultural treasures in this Museum of the Filipino
People. Among the many displays here, the galleries devoted to the San Diego galleon merit special mention. Porcelain plates, ...
The history of Manila is closely tied to this body of water. Naval battles were fought here, including the celebrated
La Naval de Manila in 1646, which effectively put a stop to repeated attempts by the Dutch to take ...
These four churches, the first of which was built by the Spanish in the late 16th century, are located in
Manila, Santa Maria, Paoay and Miag ao. Their unique architectural style is a reinterpretation of European Baroque by Chinese ...