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US fund helps restore temple items

The US Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) has funded the restoration of part of a red-lacquered and gold-trimmed collection of wooden devotional items, including altars and other furniture at Thai Binh Provincial Museum.

France, Vietnam cooperate on museum exhibitions

France, Vietnam cooperate on museum exhibitions

(VOV) - A delegation from the Vietnam National Museum of History, led by its director Dr Nguyen Van Cuong, made a working visit to France on October 24-30, aiming to reinforce cooperation and learn from France’s experience in the field of museums and culture.

Numerous reasons to visit Hanoi

Numerous reasons to visit Hanoi

From art to food, history and spas, Australian traveller Lance Richardson points out many reasons to visit Hanoi.

Former Soviet diplomat reminisces about ‘Uncle Ho’

Former Soviet diplomat reminisces about ‘Uncle Ho’

Late President Ho Chi Minh, known as Uncle Ho in Vietnam, was not only a preeminent politician but also a man of great virtue, says retired diplomat E. P. Glazunov, who had previously worked for the former Soviet Union’s embassy in Vietnam.

Exhibition features Lenin portraits

Exhibition features Lenin portraits

The Ho Chi Minh Museum in Vietnam and the Lenin Memorial House in Ulyanovsk, Russia, jointly held an exhibition on portraits of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin in Hanoi on April 20.

Worship of Mother Goddesses spotlighted

A spiritual and cultural space has opened at the Vietnamese Women's Museum to help people understand more about Mother Goddesses worship, a Vietnamese folk belief with a long history which has adapted to social changes.

National Museum of History to be established

The Prime Minister has decided to establish a National Museum of History based on the mergence of the present Museum of Vietnamese History and Museum of Vietnamese Revolution.

Hanoi Museum makes debut

Hanoi Museum makes debut

An inauguration ceremony for Hanoi Museum was held in Hanoi on October 6 to mark the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long – Hanoi.

HCM Relic Complex affirms ties with Lao museum

The Ho Chi Minh Relic Complex (HRC) and Laos’ Kaysone Phomvihane Museum (KPM) will maintain bilateral ties through the regular exchange of professional experience and cooperation programmes.