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.
As many as 168 ancient artefacts featuring history and culture of Vietnam will be showcased at the Kyushu National Museum of Japan in the second quarter of 2013.
A unique Mexican festival celebrating and honouring the dead is currently on show at an exhibition in Hanoi.
(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.
From art to food, history and spas, Australian traveller Lance Richardson points out many reasons to visit Hanoi.
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.
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.
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.
Vietnam's first weapon museum recently has opened in the southern coastal city of Vung Tau.
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.
More than 1,000 items featuring information about Vietnam's sea and islands are on exhibition at the National Library of Vietnam, Hanoi.
An inauguration ceremony for Hanoi Museum was held in Hanoi on October 6 to mark the 1,000th anniversary of Thang Long – Hanoi.
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.