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Before Malacanang, the seat of Government was this place

Historic setting of Philippines early Government from the Spanish to the American Governors. Now... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
efrenr916
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Taguig City, Philippines
Imposing building overlooking Plaza Roma

The Palacio del Gobernador is a government building located in Plaza Roma, Intramuros, and is... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
paullegate
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Luton, United Kingdom
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Aduana Street | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Historic setting of Philippines early Government from the Spanish to the American Governors. Now houses the Commission of Elections.

1  Thank efrenr916
Reviewed May 13, 2018

The Palacio del Gobernador is a government building located in Plaza Roma, Intramuros, and is adjacent to Manila Cathedral. The current building in its current form was built in 1976. At the site of the present building was the location of the former residence of...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

This beautiful building stands near Manila Cathedral. I had no time to visit inside, but even from the outside you can admire this construction.

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed August 1, 2017

It is the residence and office of the Governor General during the Spanish regime. It was only in the 1850 when the palacio was given a new facade in a Neo-classical design. It houses now the government offices in this 14-story building called Palacio del...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

This building will catch your attention immediately. Its repetitive pattern and the old school style stands out among the other buildings. Suffice to say, this is one of the landmark of intramuros.

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Reviewed June 26, 2017

you will be surprised! that this old building that was occupied by the spain government now turned as office space for various government agencies and private companies

Thank ryandgreat
Reviewed April 6, 2017

it's located in Intramuros near the Manila Cathedral... nice building... it's now being used by the Commission on Elections...

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Reviewed February 12, 2017

As I was reading about the list of to-go places and landmarks in Intramuros, Palacio del Gobernador is really tagged. Though this very familiar place is in the A-list, and have a wonderful facade, nothing much has it to offer to tourist. May be since...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2016

This building is opposite Manila Cathedral. I tried to take a look at the same time I was visiting the Cathedral, but was told by the security guard there was nothing other than offices on the inside and entry was restricted. I looks impressive from...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

This lovely building is located at Intromuros. This is one of the many buildings surrounding the is area. The building is quite big and lovely. What esle can I say but just another one of beautiful structures to take a picture of when you visit...More

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