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Parian Monument: The Heritage of Cebu

By on July 5, 2012

Conceptualized by multi-awarded sculptor Eduardo Castrillo, the mammoth structure depicts significant moments in Cebu’s history beginning with that fateful fight of April 21, 1521 in the island of Mactan where native chieftain Lapu-Lapu killed Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan. Construction of the structure began in July 1997; its inauguration was on December 8, 2000. The monument […]

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