Thang Long - Hanoi’s national treasures introduced to the public for the first time

Thang Long - Hanoi’s national treasures introduced to the public for the first time

NDO – Four groups of national treasures found in Thang Long ancient citadel are on display for the first time at the Hanoi Museum, No. 2 Pham Hung street, Me Tri ward, South Tu Liem district, on the occasion of the Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day (November 23).  (Nov 23, 2017)

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Competition launched to find young talents in traditional art forms

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Sustainable preservation targeted for My Son World Cultural Heritage

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The art of stone carving in Ninh Van commune

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Cheo artist Nguyen Thu Huyen: Traditional art forms must be active in engaging audiences

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