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“Water puppets”

Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Vietnam Museum of Ethnology is a unit under Vietnam Academy of Scocial Sciences. Vietnam Museum of Ethnology is both a research centre and a public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam. The mission of the Museum is scientific research, collection, documentation, conservation, exhibition and preserving the cultural and historic patrimony of the nation's different ethnic groups. The museum also serves to guide research, conservation, and technology that are specific to the work of an ethnographic museum.
Sydney, Australia
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“Water puppets”
Reviewed 6 March 2012

really cool outdoor water puppet show run by local puppet society.

Visited February 2012
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San Francisco, California
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“Best museum in the city, hands down!!”
Reviewed 5 March 2012

I mean, all the other museums are like, boring, so the bars aren't that high. But this one has really interesting exhibits, and the greenery surrounding it was very soothing

Visited February 2012
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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“An overview of ethnic population of Viet Nam”
Reviewed 5 March 2012

About daily life and housing of different tribes. In the garden some houses are built up (e.g. a longhouse)

Visited February 2012
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Montreal, Canada
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“Cultural experience”
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Very interesting, worth a visit! There are a multitude of ethnic groups in Vietnam and this museum has an indoor and outdoor exhibition demonstrating the many ways of life in this incredible country.

Visited February 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Learning”
Reviewed 3 March 2012

A great way to understand the ethnic/cultural differences in Vietnam.

Visited January 2012
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