Bonifacio Trial House

Maragondon, Cavite

The Teodorico Reyes Ancestral House, more commonly known as the Bonifacio Trial House, is a historic house and museum in Maragondon, Cavite, Philippines. It was built in 1889 and served as a military court, wherein it has been a witness to the trial of Andres Bonifacio in 1897. - Wiki

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  • Kawit- Maragondon History Tour

    Kawit- Maragondon History Tour

    Its close proximity to Manila makes Cavite an ideal place to tour for those with only a day or two of spare time. The province is a great place to go to rediscover the history of our country. Speaking of the history of our country, two things would always pop up in my mind -religion and revolution. Due to the nature of my work (I'm a History teacher) I decided to go on a road trip to the said province to find out more about its connection with the two.

    Before the trip, I researched about the places that would be interesting enough to visit and would also highlight an important historical e ...

  • Cavite Travel Guide

    Visiting the Aguinaldo Shrine, Tejeros Convention, Andres Bonifacio House, San Francisco Church and find its many underground and secret route.

  • Andres Bonifacio Shrine And Eco-tourism Park

    Andres Bonifacio Shrine And Eco-tourism Park

    Located in the vicinity of Mt. Nagpatong in Maragondon in the province of Cavite, Andres Bonifacio Shrine and Eco-tourism Park marks the supposed place where Andres Bonifacio and his brothers Procopio were executed in 1897.

    We learned from the previous post (Bonifacio Trial House) the story of the trail leading up to the last days of Andres Bonifacio. Since I did not fully elaborate his death, I think it is very relevant to talk about it now in relation to our featured destination.

    After his brief trial by what I think is a kangaroo court, Bonifacio and his brother was sentenced to death ...

  • The Bonifacio Trial House

    The Bonifacio Trial House

    Located in the town proper of Maragondon in the province of Cavite, the Bonifacio Trial House is a historical establishment where the controversial trial of Andres Bonifacio took place.

    To know more of the significance of this establishment to the history of the Filipino people, I think it would be beneficial for us to have a quick history lesson first.

    It all began a year after the discovery of the Katipunan. A proposal to unite all the factions into one leadership brought its Supremo -Andres Bonifacio to San Francisco de Malabon (now General Trias) to settle the leadership issue on Mar ...

  • Featured Destination Bonifacio Trial House

    Featured Destination Bonifacio Trial House

    Located in the town proper of Maragondon in the province of Cavite, the Bonifacio Trial House is a historical establishment where the controversial trial of Andres Bonifacio took place.

    To know more of the significance of this establishment to the history of the Filipino people, I think it would be beneficial for us to have a quick history lesson first.

    It all began a year after the discovery of the Katipunan. A proposal to unite all the factions into one leadership brought its Supremo -Andres Bonifacio to San Francisco de Malabon (now General Trias) to settle the leadership issue on Mar ...

  • Cavite Andres Bonifacio And Maragondon Cavite

    Cavite Andres Bonifacio And Maragondon Cavite

    Andres Bonifacio and Maragondon, Cavite will always be synonymous, a reminder of the tragedy of the Philippine Revolution where political ambition reigned supreme over national unity. Maragondon is the Cavite town where Bonifacio, the Supremo of the Katipunan and first recognized leader of the Philippine Revolution, was unfairly tried and ruthlessly executed.

    The story of any historical tour to Cavite will not be complete without visiting Maragondon. In Maragondon, we visited the Bonifacio Trial House which is also managed by the National Historical Institute. Just like the Aguinaldo Shrine ...