I visited this house when I was in highschool. We had a short tour then on our Social Studies class and we walk from our school The Mabini Academy to this ancestral house located in the heart of Lipa City.

Casa de Segunda Katigbak was the ancestral house of the reputed first love of our National Hero Dr. Jose P. Rizal. The Katigbaks was a prominent family in Batangas, the house is located at 198 Calle Rizal, Lipa City, Batangas, the casa is a typical "Bahay na Bato". At the present the house was transformed by Didi Dimayuga, a great granddaughter of Katigbak into a museum. The casa was declared by the National Historical Commission as a heritage house for having harbored generations of artists, poets, and persons of learning and distinction.

Location: 198 Calle Rizal, Lipa City


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