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COPE Visitor Centre

Boulevard Khouvieng | National Rehabilitation Centre, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 218 427
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Boulevard Khouvieng | National Rehabilitation Centre, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 21 218 427
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

I won't even try to explain what can only be experienced. Please go there. I don't know how many voices are needed to force a total clean up of unexploded ordnance: or the cost. But I feel it is a title wave of voices more...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

You might think this is just another boring museum-but you really should go; it will change your perspective on Laos. Not being a Vietnam war expert, this exposition opened my eyes for the horrendous destiny of so many. I would recommend watching the movie "Bomb...More

Thank leoniecc2017
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The centre is very informative. You will know more about the country in different persepective. The centre exhibites the extensive work that has been carried out to help people with disabilities. You will also learn about the unexploded ordnance (UXO) problem in the country which...More

Thank Pui889
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Extremely informative place to learn more about the history and the consequences of the bombing during the Vietnam war. An absolute must if you are in Vientiane

Thank MontyStoller
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Exceptionally well set up and laid out education centre with good multimedia use of sculpture artifacts video etc. Gave an excellent history and detailed description of what the ongoing efforts are to find and destroy land mines/ ordinance and help people with disabilities

Thank Calliopehk
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is a fairly small attraction (if that is the right word) and is free to enter. It is part of the National Rehabilitation Center and is the main supplier of prosthetic limbs and other devices for those in need. It details the horror of...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

COPE provides free care to the most disadvantaged people in Laos - the exhibit is incredibly moving and provides insight into the recent history of bombing in Laos. Absolutely essential visit.

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Strongly recommended to anyone wishing to gain more insight into the history and consequences of the American bombings in The Secret War. Very good cinema room with documentaries. Make time to watch one or two.

Thank Angelina M
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Really Worth while visiting. The horror of WARs are clearly described at this establishment. Particularly that Laos was an inocent victim of the Vietnam war.

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very informative exhibition. It is impressive how you don't need more than a few signs and objects to get the message across. What I mean is that it's a very small, sort of "homemade" exhibition, but still you feel the passion of the people who...More

Thank fwynter
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Response from naiad17 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn't get back sooner but the wifi the past couple of weeks hasn't been great. I see you have the information now and hope you get to visit the centre. You can walk to the centre if you don't want to take a Tuk Tuk... More

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