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AUTONOMOUS REGION IN MUSLIM MINDANAO (ARMM)

The historical sites listed below are coded as follows:
(A) Prehistory
(B) Spanish Era
(C) War of Independence and U.S. Era
(D) Word War 11
(E) Modern Era

PHILIPPINE HISTORICAL SITES

BASILAN

DATU KALUN'S SHRINE, Basilan
- Dedicated to the famous Yakan tribal leader. (A)

LANAO DEL SUR

AGA KHAN MUSEUM, Marawi
- Contains an impressive collection of Muslim art, music, weapons and architectural designs. (E)

BACOLOD CHICO, Marawi
- Superb examples of ancient Muslim houses. (A)

MONCADO COLONY, Marawi
- Named agers famous scholar and leader; featuring a monument to his deeds. (B)

MAGUINDANAO

TAKUMI BATAI MEMORIAL SHRINE, Cotabato

 

CHURCHES AND RELIGIOUS SHRINES

BASILAN

SABELA CATHEDRAL, Isabela
- A cathedral of modern design named in honor of the patron saint.

CHAPEL OF PEACE, Calvario Peak, Basilan
- Perched 400 meters above sea level, an excellent site for photo enthusiasts.

TAWI-TAWI

MT. BONGAO
 - A renowned pilgrimage site for both Christians and Muslims.