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a portrait of the past in the Central Highlands

Unlike the northern mountains of Vietnam, traditional culture has all but vanished from the Central... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
Chiang Mai, Thailand
A fair collection of ethnic artifacts and church memorabilia

So glad someone has established this museum to preserve the history. The museum has English... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2016
San Jose, California
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2 May 2018
“a portrait of the past in the Central Highlands”
13 Jan 2017
“Good display about ethnic minorities in the region”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
659 Nguyen Hue, Kontum 58000, Vietnam
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Unlike the northern mountains of Vietnam, traditional culture has all but vanished from the Central Highlands and most ethnic minority villages are quite modernized and often Christian. However, for insights into what used to prevail in the area, a visit to the fine Kon Tum...More

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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

This is a fairly small museum but it has a very informative display focussed on the local ethnic minorities (costumes, some traditional occupations etc) with information in both English and Vietnamese. The quality of the English used was very high (not always the case with...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

So glad someone has established this museum to preserve the history. The museum has English postings for most of the collection explaining the material

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Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Good museum Travel to Kontum it was a nice experience. There was a lot of information about Vietnamese historical as well as human original in Vietnam

Thank VictoriaSapa
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

We had some time to spare and wanted to check out the museum bit had a hard time finding it. Either is has moved or the location is incorrect. The location on Google was also incorrect but more close. You can find the big museum...More

Thank MattisTTTS
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

It isn't a big museum. However everything is presented quite well.. It's also vet cheap. After the museum it's quite easy to go see some Rongs.

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed March 9, 2016

The museum has exhibits about the history of minority people and is very informative. It also has exhibits of the local animals and geography.

Thank joanneandsteve4
Reviewed May 14, 2015

The first floor is dedicated to recent history since 1965 or so. Anyone acquainted with the US-led war against Viet Nam will be able to understand a good deal from the photos and artifacts alone. The second floor has some stuffed animals in so-so dioramas...More

Thank Monty V
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