Ho Chi Minh Museum - a white ethereal lotus!
Ho Chi Minh Museum is a museum of the largest in Vietnam. Museum focuses mainly on showcasing artifacts and materials on human life and Ho Chi Minh. Located in an area with many monuments such as the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, Relic area, One Pillar Pagoda ... forming a complex of monuments to attract visitors and abroad.
Ho Chi Minh Museum was inaugurated on 19th May.1990 - the 100th anniversary of the birth of President Ho Chi Minh "hero of national liberation, the outstanding culture", as the resolutions of the Organization of education, science and culture of the United Nations (UNESCO) has admitted. Regarding content, Museum showing the life and revolutionary career of President Ho Chi Minh associated with ethnicity and age. Solution exhibits, museum content harmonious combination with architecture, art and engineering.
The Museum design by Russian architect Garon Ixacovich designer and built with the help of Soviet people. Museum building is a square and chamfering block , 3 stories high near 20 m, 70 m of each length that's symbol of a white - ethereal lotus, reminiscent of Lotus Village where was his hometown.
In front Museum, on the square has each side (8 metters) is a large bas-relief that's an image of the hammer and sickle flags intertwined express ideas of national independence and socialism - the target path that Uncle Ho (Ho Chi Minh president), the Party and Vietnamese people have choices and are going to.
Part of the museum display of around 4000m2 introduced more than 2,000 documents, artifacts, photographs reflecting the life and career of President Ho Chi Minh, associated with important historical events of Vietnam and the world since the end of the nineteenth century to the present. At the museum also has exhibition area, the archives, libraries thematic, large, medium and small halls service visit, study, living science and culture. From the opening day, Museum has welcomed millions of visitors to national and international tours.
Ho Chi Minh Museum also exhibits thematic stories about President Ho Chi Minh, the image of the country of Vietnam and other topics. The museum has artifacts treasure management, documentation, library, served halls for favorable scientific conferences and other cultural activities.
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Ho Chi Minh Museum is a museum of the largest in Vietnam. Museum focuses mainly on showcasing artifacts and materials on human life and Ho Chi Minh. Museum building is a square and chamfering block that's symbol of a white - ethereal lotus.
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