Plaza Burgos | Things to do in Vigan City -Ilocos Sur
|Address:||, Vigan City , Ilocos Sur|
Built by the Augustinians in 1790-1800 in a distinctive “Earthquake Baroque” architecture. It symbolizes Vigan as the center of ecclesiastical influence in the north as the seat of the ancient Diocese of Nueva Segovia.
Arzobispado de Nueva Segovia (Archbishop’s Palace) is the only surviving 18th century Arzobispado in the country; served as the headquarters of Gen. Manuel Tinio in 1898 and the invading American forces under Col. James Parker in 1899. Its Museo Nueva Segovia features religious artifacts, archdiocesan archives and other ecclesiastical vestments.
Simbaan a Bassit & Camposanto (Small Church & Cemetery) was built in 1852 and dedicated to the Sto. Cristo, popularly revered in Ilocos as “Apo Lakay” who was believed to have saved Vigan’s populace from two plagues in 1756 and 1882.
Where to stay
The Vigan Plaza Hotel has over a Hundred & Thirty years of history to speak of. It has been a witness to many historic events, introduction of cultures and changing of eras.
Built in 1870 by spouses Don Agrifino Singson and Donya Benita Encarnacion as their residence. In 1903, the house was inherited by their son, Don Vicente Singson, then by the grandson, Jose Encarnacion Singson. During this period, the house was rented out and was known in history books as the New Vigan Hotel.
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Located just a stone's throw away from the world-famous Calle Crisologo, a stay at the hotel lets you experience staying at an authentic Vigan House that will truly enrich your Ilocos vacation.
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