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Aung San Suu Kyi House

University Avenue Road | Junction Square, Yangon (Rangoon) 11131, Myanmar
+95 9 795 816055
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I Suppose That There is a House Behind the Gate

Having been told that we would be able to see Aung San Suu Kyi's house from the roadside, all we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wendyanddavid536
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Solihull, United Kingdom
Her house

The park is lovely but all you see is the gate as illustrated in this picture, and she no longer... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
montytoby878
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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University Avenue Road | Junction Square, Yangon (Rangoon) 11131, Myanmar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been told that we would be able to see Aung San Suu Kyi's house from the roadside, all we actually saw was a very high fence, a steel gate and a security guard. Don't waste your time.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is lovely but all you see is the gate as illustrated in this picture, and she no longer lives there.

Thank montytoby878
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Aung San Suu Kyi House is a historical site, where Aung San Suu Kyi was house-arrested. You can however just see the entrance gate and cannot get inside. Security guards were watching. So, I didn't take a picture. Anyway, in my opinion it is not...More

Thank Kimitaka S
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

sometimes you cannot enter inside but can see clearly from outside when in university avenue big home and clean she is not the head of Myanmar government

Thank sherryju
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Can't even peep inside, it's all closed up by this big gate. You can just slow down and just take a picture if you are passing by, no need to stop unless you want to pose and take a picture with the gate.

Thank Harsha J
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We were really keen to come here, but there is literally nothing to see - just a gate which is not even in the same place as the famous gate where the lady used to come out to speak to people.

Thank Sara T
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Unfortunately, one cannot get inside as the gates are closed and guarded. Not much to see due to the compound walls. Would be great if they allow atleast small conducted tours; though one appreciates that this is a private dwelling

Thank murthir
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

university avenue road near the American embassy big villa on the lake some how the place look sad could be because the story of this house once on a time.

Thank sapphireangela
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I told my tour guide about my dream of going to and seeing famous Aung San Suu Kyi, from where she talked to crowds sitting on the other side of the gate.and there I was, like one of them, standing in front of the mythical...More

Thank raichaze777
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

So Aung san suyi now stays in the capital and no longer stays here. It's locked and the only thing you see is a gate

Thank youke_worldwide
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igbr
26 April 2017|
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Response from DayTrader888 | Reviewed this property |
It is still a high security area. Access only with prior permission.
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jayeshgadia
8 June 2016|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
According to other reviewers 54 University Road but I doubt that. I'd write to 'The National League For Democracy' or the Myanmar Parliament. Bear in mind she would receive hundreds of letters a week , the vast majority... More
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Enrico L
21 September 2015|
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Response from Chaubey | Reviewed this property |
If you are in the area of USA Embassy and drive to town you cannot miss it. There are many good hotels like Sedona which is close the venue and the city. You can hire a car for the day is best way. Let them show you around... More
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