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Ethnographic Museum

182 Nguyen Du St., Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
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Meaningful museum

We can find many stories of ethnic people here. There are also 100-year-old trees and a large... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Favorite place in the city

Visited the place accidentally while looking for something to do. The place surprised me. There... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hoi An, Vietnam
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182 Nguyen Du St., Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We can find many stories of ethnic people here. There are also 100-year-old trees and a large display room.

Thank Phungnm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the place accidentally while looking for something to do. The place surprised me. There were a lot of things to look at. Especially, learning about the culture of different ethnic minorities groups in Vietnam.

Thank RyanDg35
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Museum is well-curated with 3 sections: people, history, animals. Good signs and information in Vietnamese, English, French and the native language of the Ede people. Some likely-false or exaggerated government propaganda, especially around the Vietnam-American war and life after the war. For example, the museum...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This was part of a package deal, included in our one-day coffee tour of Buon Ma Thuot. Our tour guide was a local BMT resident, born and raised, and was very excited to tell us about some of the details of his culture. I really...More

Thank jlevysso
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Visiting this museum when you first arrive in Vietnam and before traveling through the country will give you a much better understanding of the people and their country the history and culture is so important to the people that you really will appreciate having a...More

Thank Bruce N
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to know more about the vietnamese culture & diversified ethnies in the country. In the museum you can see lots of genuine pictures from locals, tipical clothes, handicrafts.. and learn a lot about each minority rituals and specificities.

Thank Nuno G
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite areas is the room that displays the photographs of indigenous people. It was a great format and informative informative.

Thank GG-CHS
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

It is definitely worth visiting. Even if it can not compare with ethnic museums in Europe it gives you a nice impression of the native inhabitants of the Central Highlands of Vietnam. Good to be combined with a visit in an ethnic village in Dak...More

Thank Klotschen444
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Ethnographic Museum is one of the best museums in Hanoi. While the interior exhibits that recount the history of various ethnic groups in Vietnam is interesting, the real highlight is outside. In the garden are several full-scale replicas of housing structures from different ethnic...More

Thank Charan M
Reviewed 9 October 2016

It's located in the town center so it won't take much time to visit there. This museum is super spacious compared with other museums in Vietnam that I've ever visisted. We didn't have much time so we chose to visit the cultural secsion which is...More

Thank ngngthao22
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