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Lapulapu Now in Philippine Banknote

Lapulapu Now in Philippine Banknote

On 18 January 2021, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) launched the 5000-Piso Lapulapu Commemorative Banknote and Medal. Held at the Fort San Anton…

2021 Quincentennial Calendar of Activities Released

2021 Quincentennial Calendar of Activities Released

Note: This is religiously updated.

The National Quincentennial Committee published on its official Facebook page on New Year’s Day the first batch …

500 Years of Crossing the Pacific Lecture on November 28

500 Years of Crossing the Pacific Lecture on November 28

Instituto Cervantes de Manila, in collaboration with the Embassies of Spain and Chile in the Philippines, Intramuros Administration, and National …

200-Day Countdown to Quincentennial Begins

200-Day Countdown to Quincentennial Begins

On 9 October 2020, Friday, at 6 p.m., the National Quincentennial Committee (NQC) will mark the 200-day countdown to the 2021 Quincentennial Comme…

DFA, NHCP, GMA Network Collaborate in a Pre-Colonial Exhibit in Vietnam

DFA, NHCP, GMA Network Collaborate in a Pre-Colonial Exhibit in Vietnam

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) entered into a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with GMA Network in exhibiting the attires…

500 Years Art Competition Extended

500 Years Art Competition Extended

The National Quincentennial Committee (NQC) announced last August that the new deadline for the Quincentennial Art Competition is on October 30, 1…

Lapulapu to Have His Own National Monument

Lapulapu to Have His Own National Monument

The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) unveiled to the public last July 21 the design for the proposed Lapulapu Memorial Shrine …

NHCP, National Museum, Private museums Collaborate for the 500 Years

NHCP, National Museum, Private museums Collaborate for the 500 Years

1 October 2020

The National Quincentennial Committee (NQC) heeded the recommendations from various artists in the provinces to open drop-off points…