Inaugurated in 1884, Janiuay cemetery was hailed as the most artistic cemetery in the Philippines. In fact, it was once featured in the National Geographic Magazine.

Janiuay Cemetery

Janiuay Cemetery
Three grand staircases lead to the cemetery built on high ground and supported by a retaining wall

Janiuay Cemetery
At its center is an octagonal capilla styled in gothic architecture.

Janiuay Cemetery
The lancet shaped doors and windows are a good example of the artistry and craftsmanship employed in the construction of the Janiuay Cemetery

Janiuay Cemetery
The Janiuay Cemetery is located within the poblacion or town center. Approximately. a 5 minute tricycle ride from the plaza. 

Read more about the Janiuay Cemetery at the I love Iloilo blog by Joy-Rosal Sumagaysay.

Inaugurated in 1884, Janiuay cemetery was hailed as the most artistic cemetery in the Philippines. In fact, it was once featured in the National Geographic Magazine.

Janiuay Cemetery

Janiuay Cemetery
Three grand staircases lead to the cemetery built on high ground and supported by a retaining wall

Janiuay Cemetery
At its center is an octagonal capilla styled in gothic architecture.

Janiuay Cemetery
The lancet shaped doors and windows are a good example of the artistry and craftsmanship employed in the construction of the Janiuay Cemetery

Janiuay Cemetery
The Janiuay Cemetery is located within the poblacion or town center. Approximately. a 5 minute tricycle ride from the plaza. 

Read more about the Janiuay Cemetery at the I love Iloilo blog by Joy-Rosal Sumagaysay.