Vietnam Museum of Ethnology


The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology is a museum in Hanoi, Vietnam, which focuses on the 54 officially recognised ethnic groups in Vietnam. It is located on a 43,799-square-metre property in the Cầu Giấy District, about 8 km from the city center.

History
The proposal for the museum was officially approved on 14 December 1987. Construction lasted from 1987 to 1995, and it was opened to the public on 12 November 1997.The budget for construction of the museum was $1.9 million USD, with an additional $285,000 USD allocated for acquisition of artifacts.

The exhibition building was designed by the architect Ha Duc Linh, a member of the Tày ethnic group, in the shape of a Đông Sơn drum, and the interior architecture was designed by the French architect Véronique Dollfus.

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Tours

20
Day
20 DAYS EXPLORE INDOCHINA ODYSSEY PACKAGE TOUR
Leave behind the busy life with full of work and enjoy the tour with us to discover the timeless beauty of Indochina. Gain insight into a well-known land of pagodas, be immersed in...
Price USD $2480 USD $2228
Lao Chai village
30% Discount
7
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7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS OASIS CLASSIC CRUISE, HANOI & SAPA
Hanoi Sapa Halong
For one week we take care of each and every little detail for you, from airport to airport, so that you can fully relax and enjoy you time away. The limestone filled waters of Halo...
Price USD $679 USD $475
Pu Luong Nature Reserve
35% Discount
8
Day
8 DAYS 7 NIGHTS OASIS CLASSIC CRUISE, NINH BINH & PU LUONG
Trekking and rafting through Pu Luong Nature Reserve, row boating and bicycling through the stunning landscapes of Ninh Binh, navigating by ship through Halong Bay’s natural wonde...
Price USD $889 USD $578
1
Day
Hanoi City Tour - Cultures, History and Religions Explored
On this full-day excursion you will get to explore and learn about everything Vietnamese, from the oldest pagoda, and the first university of Vietnam, to present day religious prac...
Price USD $45 USD $36