Congratulating the museum on receiving the accolade, Deputy Minister of Defence, Lieutenant General Tran Don lauded the significant achievements and development, as well as its proud traditions since its establishment six decades ago. The Deputy Minister, who is also member of Party Central Committee and member of Central Military Commission, asked the museum’s managing board to improve its display and step up a project on relocating the museum to a new area. The museum needs to promote its leading role among the military museum system in consulting the Ministry of Defence and General Department of Politics in archive works for the army, he stressed. It is also necessary to enhance human resource training and improve the quality of the museum’s operation, making it more attractive for visitors, he added. Established in 1956 in central Hanoi, the museum, previously known as the Army Museum, is among seven national museums of Vietnam. It was named the Vietnam Army Museum … [Read more...] about Nhandan Newspaper – Vietnam Military History Museum receives Fatherland Protection Order
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The Vietnam Military History Museum received nearly 30 objects donated by war veterans, high-ranking officers, painters, and sculptors across the country on February 3. The objects feature those from modern wartime, including mails, diaries, binoculars, net rope hammocks, and medals. They are also fine arts pieces depicting the country’s resistance wars, such as the paintings – "Dien Bien Phu tren khong 12 ngay dem" (12 Days and Nights of Dien Bien Phu Air Battle) by Nguyen Son Ka and "Lich su da chung minh" (History has proven) by Tran Thi Bich Hue, and the sculptures – "Noi dao xa" (Far away islands) by Luu Thi Thanh Lan and "To quoc" (The Homeland) by Vu Quang Sang. … [Read more...] about VN Military History Museum receives 30 new war objects
Following the activities in the cooperative program between the Wallonie-Bruxelles Region (Belgium) and the Vietnamese goverment in 2010-2012 about raising the professional activities of the Museum in preservation and restoration of Vietnam museums’ heritage. On April 3rd 2012 , the class which learns preservation of paper material was opened. It was hold from April 3rd 2012 to April thirteeth 2012. Photo: Belgian expert is guiding the restoration of paper material Thirty students from Museums of three regions: North, Centre, South have attended this course such as: Vietnam National museum of history, Military history museum, VietnamMuseum of ethnology, Ha Tinh museum, Vietnam Fine arts museum, etc. This is an opportunity, to further enhance the professional skills in the preservation and restoration of museum exhibits in general and the particular kind of paper. In addition, there are classes where the work of museums can communicate, learn, exchange knowledge and mutual … [Read more...] about The officials of Vietnam National Museum of History attend the course about preservation of paper materials.
Representatives from the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism and the Vietnam Women’s Museum met in Hanoi on March 21 to seek cooperative opportunities with travel agencies to attract international visitors to museums. The director of the Vietnam Women’s Museum, Nguyen Thi Bich Van, said that the museum is implementing a project to associate museums with tourism activities. In recent times, the Vietnam Women’s Museum has made great efforts to refurbish its infrastructure to attract more visitors. Display areas are regularly renewed, especially featuring the role of women in the family, Vietnamese women’s history and the fashion industry. The fact is that most museums in Hanoi have not yet attracted foreign visitors when they stop over in the capital city. Only some attractive destinations include the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, Ho Chi Minh Museum, Vietnam Military History Museum, and the National Museum of Vietnamese History. Representatives from … [Read more...] about Museums aim to attract int’l visitors