Category Archives: Artifacts

Searching for art galleries to visit this vacation

The family decided to make good use of the summer vacation by visiting art galleries especially the ones that are easy to locate. Besides the National Museum, we want to try to visit a couple of art galleries that I’ve seen from this website. I’m also posting a couple of photos from the site (credit…

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Free admission to National Museum for women this month

From March 1 to 31, women will have free access to the National Museum located in Manila, Kiangan, Kabayan, Vigan, Angono-Binangonan Petroglyph Site, Tabaco and Butuan. The works of National Artist Benedicto Cabrera’s “Larawan” and “Sabel” series can now be viewed at the National Museum of Fine Arts at the Old Legislative Building in Manila….

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Flashback Friday: Ascencion Church in Villa Escudero

The pink church. This is the Ascencion Church found inside the vast Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort in San Pablo City, Laguna. It was a Spanish-style church and being used as a museum. My daughter took this picture during her educational field trip five years ago.

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Aguinaldo Shrine Curator Alvin Alcid

Do you know what it is like to be a curator or guardian of historical site? Let Alvin Alcid, the curator of Aguinaldo Shrine in Cavite, tell you all about his work. I met Alcid in 2004 while he and his staffs were busy preparing for the 106th celebration of Philippine Independence. Alcid, is the…

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