Celebrating the 124th anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence

Rizal Park, Manila – On 12 June 2022, the nation will commemorate the 124th anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence with the theme, “Kalayaan 2022: Pagsuong sa Hamon ng Panibagong Bukas (Rise Towards the Challenge of A New Beginning) Simultaneous flag raising and wreath-laying rites will be conducted at 9:00 a.m. at the Rizal continue reading : Celebrating the 124th anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence

36TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE EDSA PEOPLE POWER CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES

36TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE EDSA PEOPLE POWER CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES (As of 24 February 2022)   EVENT DATE AND TIME IMPLEMENTING AGENCY 1.    Flag raising and wreath-laying rites 22 February 8:00 a.m. Libingan ng mga Bayani, Taguig City   AFP 2.    Flag raising and wreath-laying rites     25 February 8:00 a.m. EDSA People Power continue reading : 36TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE EDSA PEOPLE POWER CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES

Commemorating the 153rd birth anniversary of Baldomero Aguinaldo

Kawit, Cavite – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) and the Local Government of Kawit, Cavite will conduct a flag-raising and wreath-laying ceremony in commemoration of the 153rd birth anniversary of Baldomero Aguinaldo with Kawit Mayor Angelo Emilio G. Aguinaldo leading the ceremony at the Museo ni Baldomero Aguinaldo on 27 February 2022, continue reading : Commemorating the 153rd birth anniversary of Baldomero Aguinaldo

Celebrating the 36th anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution

EDSA, Quezon City – Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Año will lead the flag raising and wreath-laying ceremonies at the EDSA People Power Monument, Quezon City on 25 February 2022, 8:00 a.m. in commemoration of the 36th anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution with the theme, “EDSA 2022: continue reading : Celebrating the 36th anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution

Observance of the 107TH death anniversary of BALDOMERO AGUINALDO

Kawit, Cavite – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines with the Local Government of Kawit will lead the simple rites in commemoration of the 107th death anniversary of Baldomero Aguinaldo on 4 February 2022, 8:00 a.m. at Museo ni Baldomero Aguinaldo. Kawit Mayor Angelo Emilio G. Aguinaldo will lead the flag raising and wreath-laying continue reading : Observance of the 107TH death anniversary of BALDOMERO AGUINALDO

Commemoration of the 123rd anniversary of the Philippine-American War

City of Manila – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP), in coordination with the City of Manila and other national and local government agencies will conduct a simple program commemorating the 123rd anniversary of Philippine-American War on 4 February 2021, 8:00 a.m., at Sociego St. cor. Silencio St., Sampaloc, Manila. The Armed Forces continue reading : Commemoration of the 123rd anniversary of the Philippine-American War

SPARKS OF RESISTANCE: 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1872 CAVITE MUTINY

2022 marks the 150th anniversary of the martyrdom of the Fathers Mariano Gomes, Jose Burgos, and Jacinto Zamora or more well known as Gomburza. Historians like Teodoro Agoncillo recognize this event as the precursor to the rise of Filipino nationalism. But one must look back first the incident that paved the way to their martyrdom: continue reading : SPARKS OF RESISTANCE: 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1872 CAVITE MUTINY

NHCP STATEMENT ON QUEZON MEMORIAL’S DESIGNATION AS NATIONAL CULTURAL TREASURE

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) expresses its gratitude to the National Museum of the Philippines (NMP) for declaring the Quezon Memorial in Quezon City as a National Cultural Treasure (NCT). Museum Declaration No. 29-2020 was signed by NMP Director-General Jeremy R. Barns on 12 March 2020 but was only recently announced. Director-General continue reading : NHCP STATEMENT ON QUEZON MEMORIAL’S DESIGNATION AS NATIONAL CULTURAL TREASURE

Commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the Martyrdom of Jose Rizal

City of Manila – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP), in coordination with other national and local government agencies will conduct a flag raising and wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the 125th anniversary of the Martyrdom of Jose Rizal on 30 December 2021 at 7:00 a.m. with the theme, “Rizal: Para sa Agham, Katotohanan, at continue reading : Commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the Martyrdom of Jose Rizal

123rd Anniversary of the Opening of the Malolos Congress

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines, City Government of Malolos, and Provincial Government of Bulacan will spearhead the wreath-laying rites for the commemoration of the 123rd anniversary of the Opening of the “Malolos Congress” at the Barasoain Church Historical Landmark, Malolos, Bulacan on 15 September 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Bulacan Governor Daniel R. Fernando continue reading : 123rd Anniversary of the Opening of the Malolos Congress

168th Birth Anniversary of Ferdinand Blumentritt

Rizal Park, Manila – The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP), in coordination with the Embassy of the Czech Republic, and the National Parks Development Committee (NPDC) will conduct a simple program commemorating the 168th birth anniversary of Ferdinand Blumentritt on 10 September 2021, 10:00 a.m., at Noli Me Tangere Garden, Rizal Park, Manila. continue reading : 168th Birth Anniversary of Ferdinand Blumentritt

171st Birth Anniversary of Marcelo H. Del Pilar

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines, Municipal Government of Bulakan, and Provincial Government of Bulacan spearheaded the wreath-laying rites for the commemoration of the 171st birth anniversary of Marcelo H. Del Pilar at the Marcelo H. Del Pilar Shrine, San Nicolas, Bulakan, Bulacan on 30 August, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Bulacan Governor Daniel R. continue reading : 171st Birth Anniversary of Marcelo H. Del Pilar