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Monument in memory of the lost

A monument located in Intramuros in memory of over 100,000 civilian deaths during the liberation of... read more

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LG_Kay
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Singapore, Singapore
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Nice architectural piece. A memorial to those who sacrificed but were not asked to serve. As with... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Noel M
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Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A monument located in Intramuros in memory of over 100,000 civilian deaths during the liberation of Manila. The central figure is a hooded woman slumped on the ground in great despair for the lifeless child she cradles in her arms, with 6 suffering figures surrounding...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 17 December 2018

memorial is a very emotional experience for many people and covers the struggle the country has had over its existence.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Indy27
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Interesting on what can learn when taken the time to read about the meaning behind the statue and what it represents

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dream668313
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Sculpted by Peter de Guzman, it is in dedication to the innocent victims of war during the battle of liberation against Japanese forces. It is located at Plaza de Santa Isabel inside Intramuros. Note: look behind the monument also... :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JMHaug
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Soulful reminder of the horrors inflicted upon the innocent Philippine population during WWII. If you are exploring Intramuros by foot, it's on General Luna Drive between San Agustin Church and Manila Cathedral, so is an easy stop. Worth a moment of reflection on lives lost.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Is a very meaning full statue and was lovely to see. Wouldn't go out of my way to see it, however was very nice to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AmyYamin
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Nice architectural piece. A memorial to those who sacrificed but were not asked to serve. As with all war, there are always casualties that were not meant to be.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Noel M
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We passed this memorial on our tour along with other monuments of interest. Which our guide pointed out and gave a brief history.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Maureencovill
Reviewed 5 March 2018

It's a small area located inside Intramuros, but for historical appreciation, it is worth seeing. Not to be missed if you're already inside Intramuros, either on your way tp/from Manila Cathedral or San Agustin Churst/Museum, or Fort Santiago. It's just steps away.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jewel_of_the_Nile10
Reviewed 7 February 2018

This is a war memorial represents the war victims. It has a great historical importance. A must see place.

Date of experience: January 2018
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