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Cebu Heritage Monument

Colon Street, Parian Plaza, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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Colon Street, Parian Plaza, Cebu City 6000, Philippines
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"historical events"
in 9 reviews
"lapu lapu"
in 15 reviews
"yap sandiego ancestral house"
in 13 reviews
"pedro calungsod"
in 7 reviews
"colon street"
in 12 reviews
"a stones throw"
in 3 reviews
"casa gorordo"
in 6 reviews
"walking distance"
in 6 reviews
"rich history"
in 3 reviews
"ferdinand magellan"
in 5 reviews
"ancestral home"
in 3 reviews
"few steps"
in 3 reviews
"take pictures"
in 7 reviews
"city tour"
in 4 reviews
"oldest street"
in 3 reviews
"magellan's cross"
in 5 reviews
"sculptures"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A long walked from the Magellans cross but its worth it, i love it amazing,historic and made well,location its kinda scary for a lot of street people wandering around.

Thank dianne_tjm
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the historical junkies. just take pictures, just near to other tourist spots and museums. Just a walk tour.

Thank JAYPROV
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Great display of Filipino bravery. Historically enriching and gives pride to the Filipino as a nation.

Thank myles458
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The location can be easily located. Public utility vehicle such as jeeps, taxi can pass by on this area. The Heritage of Cebu Monument is scripted by tableu which is made of concrete, bronze, brass and steel. The baptism ceremony of the Rajah Humabon and...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This place is worth a very quick photo stop to snap a few pics of significant events in Cebu’s history encased in sculptures. As this is a very new attraction, it feels very inauthentic and is not really worth your tome to visit if you...More

Thank mel7155
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

I have never seen an Monument whitch have all parts of the history together in one Place. The Philippines Goverment did and the artist did it very well.

Thank Dirk W
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

This monument is surrounded by roads on all sides. It has a lot of character with all the detail carved into it.

Thank Rabia S
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

When I first saw these massive sculpture of iron/brass/metal, I was amazed that we Filipinos could do such! It is like you are in another time, in the past.

Thank evamH8572HA
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

This is very large monument which tells the story of Cebu from ancient to modern times. Its in rather a strange place for sucha monument being in a tightly built up area with poor parking.

Thank buckfast39
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This monument (finished in 2000) features significant events and places associated with Cebu, such as the conversion and baptism of the local chieftain Rajah Humabon in 1521, the Battle of Mactan between Ferdinand Magellan and Lapu-Lapu, the Galleon Trade, plus distinctive tourist spots in the...More

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minnie181986
10 June 2016|
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Response from starkikay |
actually, you can go there anytime, because it's in the center of the park, and you can see it directly, as soon as you get there
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