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Ethnographic Museum

182 Nguyen Du St., Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
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Regional ethnic groups and artefacts

Lots of pictures of the local Central Highlands tribes. Information on the various 20th century... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Worcester, United Kingdom
Nice place for and quite interesting

For Vietnamese museums this was much lass propaganda orientated than normal. Good exhibitions on... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Craig S
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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182 Nguyen Du St., Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of pictures of the local Central Highlands tribes. Information on the various 20th century changes. Vieps,costumes and artefacts. Plenty of descriptive material in Vietnamese,English and French

Thank gtrot
Reviewed 20 November 2017

For Vietnamese museums this was much lass propaganda orientated than normal. Good exhibitions on local ethnic crafts and traditions, lay out is a little confusing but lovely big halls.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Inside was a lot a reading and some cultural artifacts such as clothing, tools. It was interesting about the number, location and migration of the different ethics groups in Asia. Outside had homes to walk around and into after a few teenagers were bored. Some...More

Thank J W
Reviewed 4 July 2017 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 22 June 2017 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
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