Pursuant to President Proclamation No. 439, the National Heritage Month (NHM) is annually celebrated during the month of May. This is in recognition of the need to create among the people a consciousness, respect and love for the legacies of Filipino cultural history.
For the year 2020, the celebration will carry the theme, “Mga Kuwentong Pamana” (Stories of Heritage) to highlight the important role of sharing knowledge, experiences and stories of different aspects of Filipino Heritage in fostering cultural learning and appreciation within Filipino society.
Source: DILG MC: 2020 -076