Churches in Manila

Heritage Series: the all-steel San Sebastian Church

Posted on September 7, 2017

In the old district of Quiapo, Manila, San Sebastian Church stands tall and magnificent, as if it knows its prominence in history. San Sebastian Church is an all-steel edifice, the only such church in the Philippines and one of the few structures in the world to be made almost entirely out of metal. Its neo-gothic architecture is also unique at the time when baroque structures were more favored during the Spanish colonial era of the Philippines. In every aspect, it isRead More

Subscribe to Images+Keystrokes

Enter your email address to receive new posts by email.