SIRENS

12/04/2023 - 15:16:00

The siren was placed on the roof of the Hanoi Mechanical Factory. During the resistance against the US, sirens had a function to alert the people and workers to hide safely and the combat forces to be in a combat-ready position.

TRADITIONAL LONG DRESS (ÁO DÀI) MAKING IN TRACH XA VILLAGE

22/03/2023 - 15:26:56

Trach Xa Village, Hoa Lam Commune, Ung Hoa District, Hanoi, has long been known for traditional Ao Dai making. The skillful hands of Trach Xa craftspeople have made traditional Ao Dai for both men and women that are very beautiful and enhance the physique of those who wear them.

OPENING OF THE 2023 NATIONAL PRESS FESTIVAL

22/03/2023 - 15:07:19

     On the morning of March 17th, the National Press Festival: "Solidarity - Professionalism - Culture - Creativity" was opened at the Hanoi Museum. The three-day event was co-chaired by the Vietnam Journalists Association and the Hanoi People’s Committee in coordination with the Commission of Popularisation and Education, the Ministry of Information and Communications and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.   

THE NATIONAL TREASURE: THE COLLECTION OF WEAPONS OF GIANG VO MILITARY SCHOOL

22/03/2023 - 14:52:31

On January 30th, 2023, Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha signed Decision No. 41/QD-TTg recognizing 27 national treasures (phase 11, 2022). These include the weapons collection of Giang Vo Military School, dating back to 15th - 17th centuries and which are conserved at the Hanoi Museum.

THE EXCAVATION AT THANH QUEN SITE (QUOC OAI - HANOI)

13/03/2023 - 15:32:55

The Hanoi Museum collaborated with the University of Social Sciences and Humanities to organize a historical excavation at Thanh Quen, Co Hien Village, Tuyet Nghia Commune, Hanoi – “Quen” is the common name of a village. The first excavation started in January 2023 and was commissioned to discover the scale and position of a monument that dates back to the 10th Century AD. This monument is significant as it reveals the history of the first 10 centuries of Hanoi and the Northern region of Vietnam.

THE “VAIN” BOY AND THE STORY OF THE BÁT SẮT (IRON BOWL) JUNIOR INTELLIGENCE TEAM

13/03/2023 - 14:52:59

We visited the home of late writer Pham Thang - the author of “The Days of Remembrance” - one of the five brave boys of the Iron Bowl Junior Intelligence Team, involved in establishing the secret road into Hanoi that was occupied by the invading forces.

MERITORIOUS ARTISAN PHAN THI THUAN – WHO AROUSED AND RAISED THE LEVEL OF VIETNAMESE TRADITIONAL SILK WEAVING

08/03/2023 - 10:28:00

At the end of 2022, on our visit to the traditional weaving village of Phung Xa Commune, My Duc District, Hanoi (about 40km from Hanoi center to the south). We met Ms. Phan Thi Thuan, a 70-year-old woman. She is small but agile, friendly and open. She has been attached to silkworms almost her life who bringing back the revival of the traditional craft village.

THE EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES AT THE HANOI MUSEUM

07/03/2023 - 10:15:31

On the morning of February 28th, 2023, the Hanoi Museum in collaboration with Newton Secondary School organized educational activities to learn about the heritage and culture of the capital.

A PAIR OF STONE PIGS IN THE COLLECTION OF ARTIFACTS FROM THE NINH SON ANCIENT TOMB AT HANOI MUSEUM

02/03/2023 - 10:28:21

  In 1976, the Ninh Son tomb site (Ngoc Son commune, currently in Chuc Son town, Chuong My district, Hanoi) was discovered by chance during road construction. Then, the Ha Son Binh Department of Culture and Information conducted the excavation/ excavated.

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