Quezon City Mayor
Joy Belmonte

Friday, 31 August 2018

Throwback to Heritage in a Historic Home

Mira-Nila, or 'look at Manila', is a heritage house declared by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines. It was built in 1929 by Conrado Benitez. His wife, Francisca Tirona Benitez, is co-founder of the Philippine Women's University. Mira-Nila also served as residence of the late Helena Z. Benitez, former Senator and a recipient of Quezon City's outstanding citizen award, the Manuel L. Quezon Gawad Parangal. 
Though Mira-Nila is located in the busy district of Cubao, it is a reminder of a genteel era, when expansive lands and massive trees populate Quezon City.   used to be a hill that overlooks Quezon City. 

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