From sumptuous foods to ancient churches and ancestral houses, and from natural wonders to man-made attractions,Angeles City in Pampanga is a gem.
Start your heritage tour with a visit to the 141-year-old Holy Rosary Parish Church, considered as one of the most iconic places both in Angeles and in the entire country. Although it’s belfry tower was destroyed during World War II, it was replaced and now stands beautifully at both sides of the castle-like exterior. Facing the church is the Museo ning Angeles.
It is a 2-story museum that encapsulate the rich and evolving history of Angeles through the years. Explore the exhibits, historical memorabilias, and fine arts that molds the heritage and lifestyle of the people of the city. Since 1999, the museum became a special place for different social gatherings like cultural performances, concerts, exhibits, among others.
Another special feature of the museum is the Culinarium, where guests can witness how chefs prepare and cook traditional Kapampangan dishes. Cap off the museum tour with a visit to Cafe Museo for a drink and pastry.
Head next to Bale Matua also known as Pamintuan Mansion. Appreciate the rich history of the iconic heritage site. Dubbed as the oldest house in the city, Pamintuan Mansion was founded in 1800. It was also known as the headquarters of former President Emilio Aguinaldo. Today, the place re-tells the culture and lifestyle of the ancient people in Angeles City.
For a more exciting outdoor activity, go horseback riding at El Kabayo Stables, explore the 50-hectare Zoocobia Fun Zoo, and be one with the nature and relax at Puning Hotspring.
Enjoy a day filled with gastronomical adventure, heritage tour, and exciting outdoor activities.