"Museum of Trade Ceramics" Hoi An Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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This museum was opened in 1975 and now displays 430 pottery exhibits that date between the 8th to 18th centuries. Most of them come from the Middle-East, India, China, Japan, Thailand and Vietnam. Among them are some antiques that were picked up from a wrecked ship in 1733. Others were collected by archaeologists in the excavations carried out at the sites of Hoi An. These include pottery of the Chinese Tang Dynasty (7th-10th centuries), of Middle East countries in the 7th-10th centuries and of Vietnam in the 15th century.

Address: 80 Tran Phu Street

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 8, 2010
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