Information about Provincial Capitol and Freedom Park
Provincial Capitol and Freedom Park
A visit to Dumaguete City is not complete without a stop to Freedom Park. officially called Ninoy Aquino Freedom Park in honor of the well-known leader in the Philippines. Ninoy Aquino Freedom Park is lined with giant century-old acacia trees and flower bed paths. For those that are tired, the benches are carefully positioned in the park.
With the stunning Provincial Capitol in the middle and the magnificent Mt. Talinis in the distance, this area provides a clearly mesmerizing background for a picture-perfect shot. It is home to several activities organized by both the city and the province of Negros Oriental. Freedom Park is also used as a parade ender because after a parade, it is the spot where all the participants in the parade come together.
How to get there
The park is near Domestic Airport, which takes about 10 minutes. You can join a guided tour or ride a jeepney going to this destination.
Best time to visit
This is an all-year round destination which means you can visit this attraction anytime.
What is something unique about Dumaguete Provincial Capitol and Freedom Park?It is a tourist spot where many festivals are hosted. During the Buglasan festival, Freedom Park has become a very festive venue as all the towns and cities of Negros Oriental converge and set up their own booths
This park is transformed into a wonderland during the Christmas season. Light, lanterns and beautiful décor will be decorated all over the place. The park will have carnival rides that would thrill both children and adults alike. This will become a place for family outings and celebrations.