Old Provincial CapitolSetting across the street facing one of Iloilo City’s oldest hotels, The Casa Plaza, the old Provincial Capitol Building is one historical and heritage landmark every traveler in Iloilo City cannot miss out. It is situated at the tip of three adjoining streets going towards downtown area of Iloilo City.
The Old Provincial Capitol building used to house the regional trial courts and many important government offi ces way back until the early 1970’s. it’s structure is conspicuously situated such that it imposes not only a unique architectural design but as well a lucid political prominence of Ilonggos’ social evolution as a people.
Museo de IloiloMuseo de Iloilo is the cultural and historical repository of the people of Panay including the Ilonggos. Stories from the past can best be understood when one visits this place where antique collections, anthropological artifacts and historical documents and memorabilia collectively defi ne the evolution of Ilonggo culture and its society as a whole.
Museo de Iloilo is situated along Bonifacio Drive immediately beside the new Provincial Capitol Building and the regional offi ce of the Department of Tourism. It opens Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm and on Sundays from 10 am to 6 pm.