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Good overview of minority life

I really enjoyed the museum. It gave me a good understanding of minority village living and their... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Bronwyn H
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Meaningful museum

We can find many stories of ethnic people here. There are also 100-year-old trees and a large... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
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182 Nguyen Du St., Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the museum. It gave me a good understanding of minority village living and their traditions

Thank Bronwyn H
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting museum of local history and culture with some good displays of the local ethnic groups and videos of special ceremonies.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The museum was full of interactive models and it wasn't all placed in glass cabinets which were really impressive. the models that were outside were made to be used and we had that chance to climb up into one of the houses. This is a...More

Thank Tara S
Reviewed 12 February 2018

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

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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
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