Lao National Museum

The Lao National Museum is located in , . It was founded as the national museum highlighting the revolution of the 1970s and is located in a French colonial building.

Notable Places in the Area

The or formally Anouvong Stadium, also known as Vientiane Provincial stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 190 metres northeast of Lao National Museum. Photo: Chaoborus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a hotel at 63 Samsenthai Road, , , located next to the Lao National Museum. is situated 140 metres east of Lao National Museum.

Tourist attraction
is a war monument in the centre of , , built between 1957 and 1968. is situated 1¼ km east of Lao National Museum. Photo: Ananda, Public domain.

Buddhist temple
is a large stupa located in , . is situated 410 metres east of Lao National Museum. Photo: DerFussi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of , on the banks of the Mekong River near the border with . Photo: Benh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Lao National Museum

17.967° or 17° 58' 1.4" north
102.6074° or 102° 36' 26.8" east
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Also Known As

  • Central Kurdish: مۆزەخانەی نەتەوەییی لاو
  • Chinese: 寮国国立博物馆
  • Chinese: 寮國國立博物館
  • French: Musée national du Laos
  • French: musée national du Laos
  • Polish: Muzeum Narodowe Laosu
  • Russian: Лаосский национальный музей
  • Spanish: Museo Nacional de Laos
  • Thai: หอพิพิธภัณฑ์แห่งชาติ

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