Iloilo Provincial Government website

The Old Churches of Iloilo

Create: 10/24/2016 - 11:49

Iloilo is full of historical monuments where most of the towns are blessed with a great variety of Spanish Influence. Every location offers a range of superb churches, cemeteries, watchtowers and bridges. Exploring the southern and central districts of the province will take visitors to unique places where one live history at each step.

The centerpiece is the Baroque-Romanesque style of St. Thomas Parish of Miagao, declared as a National Shrine in 1973 and included in the World Heritage List under UNESCO in 1993, the only one outside Luzon.