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Baroque Churches of the Philippines

Listed under Churches & Abbeys in Manila, Philippines.

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These four churches, the first of which was built by the Spanish in the late 16th century, are located in Manila, Santa Maria, Paoay and Miag-ao. Their unique architectural style is a reinterpretation of European Baroque by Chinese and Philippine craftsmen.

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