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COPE Visitor Centre

Boulevard Khouvieng | National Rehabilitation Centre, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 218 427
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“vietnam war” (171 reviews)
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Boulevard Khouvieng | National Rehabilitation Centre, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 218 427
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I visited the COPE Visitor Centre at the recommendation of a friend living in Vientiane. We were looking for a cultural/educational experience before getting a flight back home. We spent an hour or so walking through the centre and had time to...More

Thank Scubadiver324
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the places that everyone should visit when traveling to Vientiane. Mind opening, real and stopping experience.

Thank 858pinjas
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can't help but be moved by the plight of the Laos people who have been affected by a war that was so many years ago. Still today people are being injured or killed by unexploded ordnance and it will be years before Laos if...More

Thank GirlsOnTourAustralia
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This gives you a great appreciation of some of the serious challenges they are facing in the country. The layout of the history and what they are doing is excellent and it was great to see how the change in their approach will help speed...More

Thank Irish_Kiwi77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The COPE Visitor Center helps you understand the work that COPE has been carrying out in helping those affected by UXO accidents in Lao. There is a souvenir store and also a donation counter if you wish to donate, which hopefully you can do to...More

Thank Vignes C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The display here is very well curated. My favourite part was the recreation of a hut and the many uses local people have for bomb scrap metal. Entry is free. It's a great cause, and something everyone visiting Vientiane should go and see.

Thank Shamrockkitten
Reviewed 1 week ago

The COPE visitor centre is mainly an exhibition about the effects of unexploded ordnance which to this day haunts large parts of Laos as an effect of the bombarding of this small country during the Vietnam war. COPE works to provide prosthetics and rehabilitation service...More

Thank Boxbunny
Reviewed 1 week ago

COPE centre is a must see. About a 30min walk from the centre. Interesting but distressing also. Should see

Thank alvass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see exhibition for anyone visiting Vientiane. This small place tells the forgotten story of the tragedy of Laos during the Vietnam War and its lasting effects and the amazing work being done now to assist those in need.  Great way to...More

Thank Loreenstadie s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A heart wrenching experience but one that every visitor to Laos should undertake. It was devastating to realise the extent of US bombing and its ongoing aftermath. Informative and important.

Thank sophietavravi
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15 December 2014|
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Response from naiad17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't get back sooner but the wifi the past couple of weeks hasn't been great. I see you have the information now and hope you get to visit the centre. You can walk to the centre if you don't want to take a Tuk Tuk... More
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18 February 2015|
Response from Kham B |
very easy, when you can get the minivan from the airport. pay around 3 per one person.