First Election, Philippine Commonwealth

  On September 17, 1935, the first national elections in the Philippines were held. President Manuel L. Quezon ushered in the dawn of the Commonwealth era after beating Gregorio Aglipay and revolutionary President Emilio Aguinaldo. This began the 10-year transitional period in preparation for the country’s independence from the United States of America.

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Museo Pambata Line-up of Activities

  Let’s welcome the month of hearts and the arts! Take a look at Museo Pambata’s line-up of  activities for February. February 2-3 – Pasinaya 2019 Join the largest multi-arts festival in the country, for a minimum suggested donation of Php 50 you can visit any of the event’s partner locations. February 2 – MP Shadow Lab 10… Read More »

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Ani ng Sining: The Philippine Arts Festival

  Check out the Calendar of Events for the Ani ng Sining: The Philippine Arts Festival 2019! Happy National Arts Month! Halina’t maki-sining!   January January 1 – Musikapuluan Visayas Dumaguete (Siliman University) January 31 – Press Conference (Bago City) February February 1 – Visayas Opening Ceremony Bago City Municipal Grounds Musikapuluan Visayas Catbalogan Samar February 1-2 –… Read More »

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National Bible Day | RA 11163

  The last Monday of January of every year has been declared as a special working holiday in observance of the National Bible Day to emphasize the policy of the state that the government shall aid and encourage the development of the moral character and spiritual  foundation of the people.

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