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Ban Phonsavanh Neu | Pek District, Phonsavan 0900, Laos
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Wonderful to see such good work

The stories of survivors on the walls could break your heart. The video upstairs was also an... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
EricaDavid
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Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
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A wonderful cause and an eye-opening experience. They support local makers and put back into... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Shamrockkitten
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Melbourne
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“secret war” (7 reviews)
“vietnam war” (5 reviews)
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Ban Phonsavanh Neu | Pek District, Phonsavan 0900, Laos
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The stories of survivors on the walls could break your heart. The video upstairs was also an emotional watch. Pity the Americans who dropped this bombs fo not pay fot their crime. Lots of handicrafts for sale with 30% going to the village people. A...More

1  Thank EricaDavid
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

A wonderful cause and an eye-opening experience. They support local makers and put back into communities. The small boutique shop sells a selection of beautifully made Lao crafts.

Thank Shamrockkitten
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

You will see how the Laotian people along with other helpful countries are dealing with the un exploded bombs left in their country as a result of Vietnam War bombing missions to defeat the North Vietnamese army fighting in Laos.

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

I knew the history of the "secret war" before going to Laos, however it was still interesting to see the centre. Loads of books to read, information to absorb and some gifts to buy to help support them. In the centre of town to easy...More

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The centre has handicrafts, gifts and photos describing the ongoing plight of the thousands of people who are daily affected by unexploded bombs. Heart wrenching.

Thank elizaval
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Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

The information in the museum was well laid out, informative and moving. There are three different films shown daily that are free. We went to the 6.30pm 'Bombies' film which was very moving and upsetting but it's important to know what happened and is still...More

Thank NicolaRhondda
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

Did not know before just how much Laos was bombed. Ordnance on dis[lay with informative talk. Not a large display but the effect is there. Only 1% has been cleared from the country.

Thank Helen M
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

Helps to clear bomb in Phonsavanh and some other area.helps farmer to explore new land by disposing of UXO(Unexploded Ordinance).Saving people from getting hurt by unexploded bomb.

Thank Jiafa
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

billion thank to UXO to help people in Laos feel saft and live in peaceful life with no worry about bom by other way this project also hel to educate the kids and people at remot area to stay away from the bom

Thank excellentguide2015
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Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

This is a small place in the heart of the Guesthouses and thoroughly worth a visit. It only needs 10-15 minutes but the information is well presented to help you understand this region of Laos. It is free but you can make a purchase or...More

3  Thank jahau
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