The Quezon Memorial Park in Baler

Quezon Memorial Park Baler Aurora Location President Manuel Landmark Marker Replice House Casa Maestro Lucio Kilometer History Construction Visit Tour Guide Trees Lawn Walkway Barangay Province Size The Quezon Memorial Park is located in Baler in Aurora Province. The Quezon Memorial Park features trees and lawns and was developed in honor and in the memory of the late Philippine president Manuel Quezon. A marker fenced by concrete and set on a circular cement platform serves as a landmark of Baler, the birthplace of Quezon. A replica of the house where Quezon grew up could be found at Quezon Park (Casa de Maestro Lucio Quezon). The Quezon Memorial Park is within walking distance from the bus station at the Baler market. Continue reading

Aurora Quezon Marker in Baler

Aurora Quezon Marker Baler location dona aragon wife president manuel monument landmark history construction pictures gazebo enscription tour description death life memory social welfare province The Aurora Quezon Marker is located in Baler in Aurora Province, and is near the Gilmore Marker and the Baler Catholic Church. The Aurora Quezon Marker was built in honor of Doña Aurora Aragon Quezon, the wife of Commonwealth President Manuel L. Quezon. Aurora Quezon was known for her untiring efforts in social welfare, especially for the benefit of the people of Aurora Province. Like her husband, she was born in the town of Baler. She died in an ambush on the mountain roads of Nueva Ecija leading to the province that now bears her name. To get to the marker, from the bus station at the Baler Continue reading

The Quezon House in Baler

Quezon House Cemento Baler Aurora President Manual Residence Location Ruins History Cement Staircase Distance Destroyed Typhoon Baler Pictures Vacation Home Sabang Barangay Dona Tricycle Tour Guide The Quezon House in Cemento, Baler, in Aurora Province was once the vacation home of Philippine President Manuel L. Quezon. The house was a short walking distance from Cemento Beach. Today, only the foundation and a cement staircase remain; the house was destroyed by a typhoon. To get to this location, the best means to go there is by private vehicle as there is no regular public transportion going to Barangay Cemento from the Baler town proper. It is also possible to take a tricycle from Baler to Barangay Sabang and take a 45-minute walk to Barangay Cemento, but one would have to wade through the river that cuts between the two barangays. It will take approximately an hour to get to the Quezon House from Baler. Continue reading