Intramuros, Manila, Philippines — National Capital Region
Colegio de Santa Rosa
Building damaged in 1863 and 1880 earthquakes. New three-story building built. Destroyed in 1941. School reopened in Santa Mesa, Manila. Returned to Intramuros in 1941. Turned over to Sisters of the Servants of Saint Joseph in 1949 and Augustinian Recollect Sisters in 1981.
Erected by Intramuros Administration.
Location. 14° 35.565′ N, 120° 58.469′ E. Marker is in Intramuros, Manila. Marker is on Santo Tomas Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Intramuros, Manila 02 525, Philippines.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plaza Santo Tomas (a few steps from this marker); University of Santo Tomas (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza de Espaņa (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Santo Domingo Church and Convent Padre Jose A. Burgos (about 90 meters away); Ayuntamiento (about 120 meters away); Cruceiro (about 150 meters away); Plaza de Roma (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Intramuros.
Also see . . . Brief History of Colegio de Sta. Rosa. (Submitted on December 11, 2009.)
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