Don Mariano Marcos Bridge in Abra

Don Mariano Marcos Bridge Abra Tayum Lagangilang Dolores River Water Construction History Collapse Repair Length Height Kalinga National Road Highway Boundary History Location Longest Toll Info The Don Mariano Marcos Bridge is a steel bridge cutting across the mighty Abra River in the municipality of Tayum, Abra. Located along the Abra Kalinga National Road which is the third longest bridge in the country today with a total length of 886.812 linear meters. The Don Mariano Marcos Bridge is strategically located between the boundaries of Tayum, Lagangilang and Dolores at one scenic portion of Abra River. The Don Mariano Marcos bridge itself collapsed in 1989. It took the Philippine Department of PUblic Works and Highways seven years to repair the bridge. Continue reading

Don Teodoro Brillantes Museum in Abra

Don Teodoro Brillantes Museum Tayum Abra Family House Ancestral Spanish Culture Exhibit Location Schedule Spain Collection The Don Teodoro Brillantes Family Museum is located in Tayum, Abra Province. It is the ancestral house of Don Teodoro Brillantes. Today it is a private museum which houses the collections and mementos of the Brillantes family with a strong reflection of the Spanish culture. Delve into the past when Spaniards ruled over the country. This museum showcases a collection of moments and antiques the provide a glimpse of Spanish culture that was prevalent centuries back in Abra. Continue reading