San Agustin Church, Manila

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Part of a World Heritage Site with three other Baroque churches, San Agustin Church stands within Manila’s Intramuros, the second oldest church in the country. Completed in 1587, the church takes after some Augustinian-built churches in Mexico, testifying to the area's Spanish colonial heritage. Great trompe l’oeil murals on the ceiling, 14 side chapels, classical marble columns, an intricate rose window, carved doors, and a large garden make this place a must-visit and a great escape from the busy city. While on site, visit the museum adjacent to the church, which details the edifice’s rich history. Make San Agustin Church a centerpiece of your Manila vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Manila online road trip planner .
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  • Glorious old church. Beautiful architecture inside. Very little parking. Within walking distance of lots of little shops and restaurants.  more »
  • San Agustin is a beautiful church, indeed. For those of you who would like to learn the history of it, it is better to hire a guide. Our guide describe a brief history of the church in relation to the...  more »
  • I understand how important this structure is to Philippines history and I would have given this a perfect rating if they reconstructed the missing left bell tower... I'm sorry but I have slight obsess...  more »
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  • I love the newly renovated interiors and displays. Nice lightings and theme. Two thumbs up. :)
  • I feel blessed being able to visit one of the oldest Church in the Philippines.Come here to admire the beautiful architecture and stay to hear the word of the Lord
  • Beautiful!!! One of the oldest church in the Philippines. Must go! Unfortunately didn't get to go in coz there was a wedding, heard it's beautiful inside.
  • History lovers should never miss visiting this place... the oldest church in the Philippines! Sadly, from the bright pink it is not colored dull gray.
  • One of the oldest catholic church in the Philippines. Nice architecture and enough parking space. The location is also historic as it is within the walled city of Intramuros during the spanish colonial times.

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