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Bogyoke Aung San Museum

No 15 Bogyoke Museum Lane | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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  • Excellent27%
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  • Poor2%
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“simple life” (3 reviews)
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No 15 Bogyoke Museum Lane | Bahan Township, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps I was wrong in that I expected more, but was disappointed. However, having read about this well known army general, and his untimely death, I was fascinated to visit the museum, but it did not captivated what I have envisaged in the book.

Thank Keith D
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We went to U Thant house first, which made this a let down. It maybe because not as much history, I'm not sure. See this first then U Thant.

Thank Maddy F
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

The market is quite the contrast to the high end shopping mall that sprung up right across the street (and wasn't there when we visited 2 years ago). There is quite a variety of fabrics, jade, gold, silver (buyer beware) and pretty much everything e4lse...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

I love house-sized museums as they give you a crash course in biography in a manageable 30-60 minutes. This is an interesting building, but the exhibits under-perform a bit. Still, you do get a sense of the domestic life of Aung San and his famous...More

Thank X-Ambassador
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Aung San, the father of Aung San Suu Kyi, is an important historical and political figure who helped Burma gain independence from the British. The Bogyoke Aung San Museum is where Aung San lived with his family from May 1945 until his assassination on July...More

Thank Jasmine A
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The house is a very impressive piece of architecture surrounded by gardens and the empty pool where their second son tragically died. As you wander through the various rooms you get a sense of reverence that pervades each area- the solemn photo of the famous...More

Thank Kevyn Graeme J
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

This museum was one my purposes of visiting Myanmar. Which of course turned out to be one of the least important reasons afterall, due to amazing variety of the cities and numerous temples. The museum is very well kept and throws you back to the...More

Thank Zilola
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

It's the house of the father of Aung San Suu Kyi. If you are interested in the history of Myanmar this place is a must see. Entrance fee is 5000 Kyats (Around $3.70 USD), tickets available upto 4PM. Open from 9:30AM - 4:30PM, Closed on...More

1  Thank Harsha J
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Gives you an impression about the simple life in the past, even for high rank people. An impresing house, where Aung Saan Suu Kyi grow up and her brother died.

Thank Uwe2403
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Worth seeing and gives a nice account of Aung San both politically and from a personal perspective. Was quiet when we visited so maybe an overlooked museum. You'll need a taxi to get there and we got a return from outside the German embassy which...More

Thank LindaG79
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Ganesh G
10 December 2016|
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Response from tom d | Reviewed this property |
You may need about 150 $ USD for the whole Country. And also very easy to pay directly where you visiting places.
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Tar Tar S
2 November 2016|
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Response from Nicholas K | Reviewed this property |
Yes - closed on Monday and Tuesday. Open 10am - 4pm other days
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