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Cần Thơ Museum

1 Đại lộ Hoà Bình, Tân An, Ninh Kiều, Cần Thơ, Vietnam


About Cần Thơ Museum

Can Tho Museum is a museum in Cần Thơ, Vietnam. Situated on the corner of Hoa Binh and Tran Quoc Toan streets it was established in 1976 and has more than 5000 objects and historical relics. The museum acknowledges earlier settlement by the Khmer people as well as the contributions of the Chinese Ming refugees and later arrivals. The museum displays the Delta's watercraft by models and watercraft depictions.

Attractions near Cần Thơ Museum

Cathedral of the Diocese of Can Tho0.97km from Cần Thơ Museum

The diocese of Cần Thơ is a Roman Catholic diocese of Vietnam.  The creation of the diocese in present form was declared November 24, 1960.  The diocese covers an area of 13,257 km2, and is a suffragan diocese of the Archdiocese of Ho Chi Minh city.  By 2004, the diocese of Cần Thơ had about 176,424 believers, 153 priests and 131 parishes. Sacred Heart Cathedral in Cần Thơ has been assigned as the Cathedral of the diocese.

Long Quang pagoda6.96km from Cần Thơ Museum

An ancient Buddhist temple which was located in the bank of Binh Thuy river.  The temple has been recognized as monuments Architecture Art national level. It is one of the notable architecture in this area.

Khu di tích Chiến Thắng Tầm Vu16.57km from Cần Thơ Museum

A huge monument which was located in the heart of the Hau Giang province. This is the relic by the Ministry of Culture - Information as Historic national day 25 month 1 the year 1991. This monument paves light on the history of  Vietnam.

Tram Chim National Park28.85km from Cần Thơ Museum

Tràm Chim National Park is a national park in the reed fields Đồng Tháp Mười, Tam Nông District, Đồng Tháp Province of Vietnam. This national park was created to protect several rare birds, especially the sarus crane, a species listed in the IUCN Red List.

Kien An Cung28.91km from Cần Thơ Museum

Kien An Cung , also known as Mr. Quach pagoda , is a temple located in the center of Sa Dec city , opposite the Cai Son canal. The temple was built from 1924 to 1927 by the Chinese from Fujian . The pagoda is characterized by Chinese architecture with a unique traditional culture, Kien An Cung has been recognized by the Ministry of Culture and Information as a national-level historical-cultural relic on April 27- 1990.

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Cần Thơ3 attractions

The city is nicknamed the "western capital", and is located 169 kilometers from Hồ Chí Minh City. Cần Thơ is famous for its floating markets, where people sell and buy things on the river, as well as the bird gardens and the port of Ninh Kiều.