Marikina Cityhood Park


One of the many parks here in Marikina and is also one of the City’s landmarks is the Cityhood Park.

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The park has a Spanish inspired facade that resembles a church. It has 12 bronze cup-shaped bells imported from Italy and have been scheduled to play a melody every hour from 8:00AM to 6:00PM and can be heard within 700 meters.

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At the top middle of the structure is a big clock which according to former Marikina Mayor Marides Fernando is a symbol “to encourage Marikeños to be conscious of time. Being productive is one important attribute that we want Marikeños to be known for.”

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Rear view of the facade

The Mairkina Cityhood Park is located at the corner of Sumulong Highway and Shoe Avenue (you won’t miss it)

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