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August 8 is ASEAN Day
August 8 is ASEAN Day

Boxer Codex is a late 16th-century manuscript in Spanish about the customs and ways of life of various peoples...

2021 is the Year of Filipino Pre-Colonial Ancestors
2021 is the Year of Filipino...

By virtue of Proclamation No. 1128, s. 2021, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte declared the year 2021 as the Year...

Legarda, NHCP Launch New Online Program
Legarda, NHCP Launch New Online Program

The Office of Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda and the National Historical Commission of the Philippines launched Kasaysayang Lokal (KASALO)...

Philippine History for Free
Philippine History for Free

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) vowed to upload online its rare Filipiniana collection, including its rich...

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Lapulapu, Ang Datu ng Mactan: Fleshing Out a Mysterious Hero
Lapulapu, Ang Datu ng Mactan: Fleshing...

Yes, 2021 is historic for more noble reasons than a resurgence of COVID-19 cases and the unofficial, sly start...

Maguindanao, 500 Years Ago
Maguindanao, 500 Years Ago

This year, we are commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Philippine part in the first circumnavigation of the world....

Empowering Localities this Quincentennial
Empowering Localities this Quincentennial

In 2018, when the National Quincentennial Committee or NQC had just started, we already envisioned involving as many places...

Filipino Viewpoint: Collective Statement of Philippine History Institutions this Quincentennial
Filipino Viewpoint: Collective Statement of Philippine...

Opening Message of Dr. Rene R. Escalante, Chairperson of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines and Executive Director...