Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history

The Vietnam Military History Museum Hanoi, also known as the Army Museum, is home to an extensive collection of weaponry that was used throughout Vietnam’s war-filled history.

The Vietnam Military History Museum, also known as the Army Museum, houses an extensive collection of weaponry that help people, including foreign visitors and Vietnamese students, learn more about the history of the past wars and the country’s glorious and heroic history.

Established in 1956, the museum is not only one of the seven museums at national level but also the headquarter of the army museum network.

Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The Army Museum is a living history book that has a great effect on the beautiful traditions of education for the Vietnamese, especially the young generation.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The museum was built to retain and preserve the factual objects, artifacts, and vivid proofs of the great national heroic struggle.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
There are both indoors and outdoors sections with display of military-related artifacts.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The Military History Museum can give students thorough understanding of Vietnam’s great victory against the French colonialists and American imperialists.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
There are plenty of authentic war relics and weapons that was used throughout Vietnam’s war-filled history, as well as detailed accounts by former soldiers who fought against the French and American forces.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The museum currently displays nearly 16,000 artifacts.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
Visiting the museum, people can see thousands of exhibits, photographs, maps, scale models of the past wars. 
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
Notable attractions include the wreckage of an American B-52 bomber, an M107 self-propelled gun, and a military tank that rammed through the gates of Saigon’s Presidential Palace, in the final day of the American War in 1975.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The sight of huge aero planes, helicopters, fighter jets and missiles just adds to the children's' excitement.
 
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The Hanoi Flag Tower is within the museum campus, which is one of the symbols of the city and once a part of the Thang Long (the former name of Hanoi) Citadel, a World Heritage Site.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The Flag Tower (also known as the Ky Dai) relic is in the complex of the Vietnam Military History Museum.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
The tower is over 33 meters tall and comprises a basement and a place for lookouts on top. It had survived during the French and American wars.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
Students can learn about battles that Vietnam fought for independence through photos, propaganda videos, weaponry, war machines, and other war relics.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
So far, the museum has received more than 17,000,000 visitors including 2,141,000 foreigners from 150 countries worldwide.
Museum teaches students Vietnam’s glorious and heroic history
It really becomes the center of culture and history, attracting travelers to visit and understand more about the Vietnamese military history. 

Hanoitimes

Anh Kiet/Thu Giang

Discovering enthralling Vietnamese history with 6 finest museums in Hanoi

Discovering enthralling Vietnamese history with 6 finest museums in Hanoi

Vietnam Fine Arts Museum is home to a large unique collections of art treasures dating from the prehistorical period through feudal dynasties to the modern era.

Exhibition features memories of brutal US bombing campaigns

Exhibition features memories of brutal US bombing campaigns

Memories of the hardest times of two destructive campaigns by the US in the north of Vietnam (1964-1972) will be presented to the public at an exhibition at Hoa Lo Prison Relic in Hanoi from Monday.

 
 

Other News

.
Lonely Planet names top eight national parks in Vietnam
Lonely Planet names top eight national parks in Vietnam
TRAVELicon  13/04/2021 

Lonely Planet, a large travel guide book publisher, has named top eight national parks in Vietnam.  

Khuc Pie: A gift from Hanoi’s rural area
Khuc Pie: A gift from Hanoi’s rural area
TRAVELicon  12/04/2021 

The fragrance of steaming khuc pie will live forever as one of most potent childhood memories of Hanoian.

Central Vietnam prepares for busy upcoming holiday
Central Vietnam prepares for busy upcoming holiday
TRAVELicon  12/04/2021 

Travel agencies in the Central region are creating new tourism products in preparation for the upcoming holidays on April 30 and May 1.

Majestic nature of Dak Nong Province
Majestic nature of Dak Nong Province
TRAVELicon  12/04/2021 

Dak Nong Geopark in Dak Nong Province covers an area of more than 4,700 km2, stretching over six of the eight districts of the province with 65 sites of natural heritage, geomorphology, including craters, volcanic caves and waterfalls.

Red River tourism awaiting to be uncovered
Red River tourism awaiting to be uncovered
TRAVELicon  11/04/2021 

The capital city has potential to develop tours on the Red River. However, it has not been fully tapped.

Discovering community-based tourism village Kon Ko Tu in Kon Tum
Discovering community-based tourism village Kon Ko Tu in Kon Tum
TRAVELicon  13/04/2021 

As an ancient village in a mountainous area, the Kon Ko Tu community-based tourism village in Kon Tum City attracts visitors because of the pristine beauty of the local Ba Na ethnic culture.

Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
Ghositaram Pagoda in Bac Lieu Province
TRAVELicon  12/04/2021 

As a unique cultural destination in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu, Ghositaram Pagoda is considered to be a museum of fine arts showcasing the talent of Khmer artists.

Domestic tour operators’ hopeful of revival by summer
Domestic tour operators’ hopeful of revival by summer
TRAVELicon  10/04/2021 

Vietnam has not yet opened its doors for international visitors, however, domestic tourism could possibly salvage the flagging tourism industry with attractive packages and discount fares during the coming summer months.

Vinh Phuc Pagoda solemn in East Sea
Vinh Phuc Pagoda solemn in East Sea
MARITIME SOVEREIGNTYicon  11/04/2021 

Vinh Phuc Pagoda on Phan Vinh A Island within Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago is a spiritual destination for soldiers and residents in Truong Sa island district.

Hanoi’s lesser-known sightseeing: Tram relic complex
Hanoi’s lesser-known sightseeing: Tram relic complex
TRAVELicon  11/04/2021 

Located some 20 kilometers away from Hanoi’s center, the Tram Mountain is a unique ‘stone plateau’ in Hanoi outskirts, housing the aged-old ritual sites and marvelous beautiful landscapes.

Vietnam’s first tea museum
Vietnam’s first tea museum
TRAVELicon  10/04/2021 

The Cau Dat Farm Ancient Tea Museum is an interesting installation art space associated with the story of Cau Dat tea brand which itself it nearly 100 years old.

Ravishing spider tree: 300-year-old charmer in Hanoi
Ravishing spider tree: 300-year-old charmer in Hanoi
TRAVELicon  09/04/2021 

A corner of Hanoi has been graced by the dazzling sight of an old spider tree in full bloom.

Local tourists flock to Phu Quoc, air carriers offer more flights
Local tourists flock to Phu Quoc, air carriers offer more flights
TRAVELicon  08/04/2021 

As the number of visitors to Vietnam’s largest island, Phu Quoc, is skyrocketing, domestic airlines have competed to increase the flights, or resume or launch new air route to this island. 

Discover Banh Duc - a steamed rice cake of Vietnam
Discover Banh Duc - a steamed rice cake of Vietnam
TRAVELicon  09/04/2021 

Banh duc is a dish that’s common in all three regions of Vietnam. It originated from the countryside and is inexpensive so literally everyone can afford.

Vietnamese restaurant named among Asia's best
Vietnamese restaurant named among Asia's best
TRAVELicon  08/04/2021 

A Vietnamese restaurant has been named among the 50 best in Asia.

Tourism recovery depends on domestic market amid Covid-19 pandemic
Tourism recovery depends on domestic market amid Covid-19 pandemic
TRAVELicon  07/04/2021 

The tourism industry of Vietnam is focusing on the local market of 80 million tourists with the expectation of impressive growth in visitors and revenue in 2021.

Sweet popiah – beloved childhood snack
Sweet popiah – beloved childhood snack
TRAVELicon  09/04/2021 

Of all the snacks that have been enjoyed by Vietnamese students throughout the years, the sweet and creamy bò bía ngọt (sweet popiah) is one of the most popular.

Journey to Thu Duc heritage city
Journey to Thu Duc heritage city
TRAVELicon  10/04/2021 

Thu Duc City that is established on the basis of merging three eastern districts of Thu Duc, 2 and 9 has a diversified system of cultural heritages, including archaeological sites, tens of pagodas and temples, and ancient architectures.

Vietnamese enjoy high-end tours at surprisingly low fees
Vietnamese enjoy high-end tours at surprisingly low fees
FEATUREicon  07/04/2021 

Travel firms have been advised to focus on the domestic market for the immediate time. However, they also need to draw up new strategies and new programs to conquer this group of travelers.

Vietnamese food: Raw red jellyfish
Vietnamese food: Raw red jellyfish
TRAVELicon  07/04/2021 

Raw fish is often associated with Japan but it's also a very popular street food in Vietnam.

 
 
 
Leave your comment on an article

OR QUICK LOGIN