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Memorare Manila

 

Who goes here :

  • √ Suitable for : Solo
  • √ Suitable for : Couple
  • √ Suitable for : Family/Group
  • √ Suitable for : Kids

What to expect :

  • √ Historical
  • √ Safety : Some risks
  • √ Kids allowed

Essential Information

This is a touching memorial honoring over 100,000 civilians who were caught in the crossfire of the Battle of Manila, considered of the most atrocious episodes in Asian history. The sculpture is located in Plazuela de Sta. Isabel and is surrounded by sampaloc (tamarind) trees. Donít miss the before-and-after images of the city to see just how many government buildings, universities, churches, convents, and monasteries were ruined by the month-long battle inflicted on the city by the Americans and the Japanese. The destruction was said to be worse than what the German Luftwaffe did to London, and the death toll was comparable to that of the Hiroshima bombing.

COSTS : Free
ADDRESS : Memorare Manila, Corner General Luna St. amd Anda St., Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
 

Pictures : Memorare Manila

  • Memorae Manila Front View
  • Memorae Manila Right Side
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Memorae Manila Front View

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Front view of the monument



 

Tips, Comments and Reviews : Memorare Manila

Memorare Manila is within easy walking distance of other markers and attractions like Manila Cathedral, Palacio Arzobispal, the Church of San Agustin, and Plazuela de Santa Isabel.

Joan G.
Can't find the marker? Memorare Manila is on Anda Street near General Luna Street. If you are traveling south, you can find it on your left.

Rina L.

 

How to Get There : Memorare Manila

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