The Tripadvisor – a very famous and reliable travel website in the world has recently published a list of 25 best museums in Asia and it is a great honor to Vietnam to have its Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in the list.
Mr. Vo Quang Trong, Director of the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology said that this was up 2 notches from the previous year and 2014 is the third year in a row that the museum has won TripAdvisor Traveler’s Choice award.
According to TripAdvisor, the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology is the ideal place to explore the ethnic groups that make up Vietnam, featuring both indoor and outdoor exhibitions with reproductions of the homes of different groups.
Besides Vietnamese culture, the museum also reserves a special area to introduce the cultures and lifestyles of other Southeast Asian countries to help visitors explore the similarities and differences between the culture of Viet Nam and those of other countries in the region.
In the first nine months of 2014, the Museum welcomed more than 283,000 visitors, one third of which were foreign visitors.