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Intramuros, Manila, Philippines — National Capital Region
 

Ateneo de Manila

 
 
Ateneo de Manila Marker image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
1. Ateneo de Manila Marker
Inscription. Here once stood the Ateneo de Manila. Founded in 1817 as Escuela Pia de Manila. Administered by government in 1831 and renamed Escuela Municipak de Manila. Turned over to the Jesuits in 1859. Renamed Ateneo Municipak de Manila in 1865. Exclusive ownership given to Jesuits in 1901. Named shortened to Ateneo de Manila. Gutted by fire in 1932. Grade school rebuilt in Intramuros while rest of the campus moved to Ermita, Manila. Destroyed during World War II. Moved to Loyola Heights, Quezon City in 1952.
 
Erected by Intramuros Administration.
 
Location. 14° 35.381′ N, 120° 58.406′ E. Marker is in Intramuros, Manila. Marker is on Arzobispo Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Intramuros, Manila 02 527, Philippines.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Ignacio Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Palacio Arzobispal (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Colegio de Santa Isabel (about 90 meters away); Plazuela de Santa Isabel (about 120 meters away); Memorare-Manila 1945 (about 120 meters
Ateneo de Manila image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, January 1, 2003
2. Ateneo de Manila
away); Church of San Agustin (about 150 meters away); Manila Cathedral (about 210 meters away); Former Palace of the Governors General (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Intramuros.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 2,186 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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