The Southwestern University Museum


The Southwestern University Museum
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Address : Urgello Private Road
Town/City : Cebu City
Curator : Tonette S. Paņares
Fax : +63(32) 253-6500
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THE SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY MUSEUM - Holds the extensive collection of Lydia Aznar Alfonso reflecting the flourishing trade, lifestyle and culture of the port city of Cebu in pre-historic times. Exhibits of excavated gold, trade beads, coins, iron-age potteries, rare trade wares of porcelain from China, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand, including Ming, Celadon and other China trade jars, as well as Ban Chieng, Haripunchai pottery and gold teeth peggings were excavated in the areas of Cebu, and the Visayas and Mindanao.The museum also displays heirloom jewelry, santoses and church carvings and other church accessories. The Museum is open to the public from 10:00a.m. to 12: noon, and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. from Tuesday to Saturday while the Filipiniana Research Center is open from Monday to Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00p.m.