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Launch of the Vietnamese translation of "Art and Artisans of Hue Imperial City"

Launch of the Vietnamese translation of "Art and Artisans of Hue Imperial City" 

Cập Nhật 11-10-2019

The book is considered to be one of the first and rare scientific studies on visual arts in Hue since 1919.

Tag: Launch, Vietnamese translation, "Art and Artisans of Hue Imperial City", book, Dr. Le Duc Quang

New services in the Imperial City

New services in the Imperial City 

Cập Nhật 22-05-2019

In order to attract more and more tourists, Hue Monuments Conservation Center is trying to improve its appearance, making it more and more beautiful and attractive.

Tag: Hue, imperial city, Hue Monuments Conservation Center, new services

The Noon Gate of Hue Imperial City to be cleaned of mosses

The Noon Gate of Hue Imperial City to be cleaned of mosses 

Cập Nhật 16-03-2019

To clean up the Noon Gate, Karcher uses high-pressure cleaners to remove perennial biological soiling on walls.

Tag: The Noon Gate, Hue Imperial City, cleaned, mosses

Banh sam and banh dua – the Imperial cakes

Banh sam and banh dua – the Imperial cakes  

Cập Nhật 22-01-2019

Originating from the Imperial city, banh sam (ginseng-shaped cake) were later transmitted to the masses of people, and has been used in traditional Tet holidays in many families, while banh dua only appears in An Thanh village.

Tag: Banh sam, banh dua, Imperial cakes, Hue cakes, Tet holidays, ginseng-shaped cake

Decoration at Dien Tho Palace

Decoration at Dien Tho Palace 

Cập Nhật 22-11-2018

Belonging to the complex of architectural constructions in the Imperial City, Dien Tho served as residence for the 8 Dowager Empresses and the 4 Grand Dowager Empresses.

Tag: Imperial City, Decoration, Dien Tho Palace

Lightening the Flagpole

Lightening the Flagpole 

Cập Nhật 13-02-2018

On the evening of February 12, Vietnam Travel and Marketing Transports Joint-stock Company (Vietravel) and Hue Monuments Conservation Center coordinated to organize the inauguration ceremony of the Flagpole-Hue Imperial City art lighting work.

Tag: Lightening, Flagpole, Vietravel, art lighting work

Sugarcane for King

Sugarcane for King 

Cập Nhật 05-01-2018

It is also called as “rice wine sugarcane” because in the past, it took some time to transport the sugarcane from Thanh Hoa to Hue imperial city, while this kind of sugarcane had the high sweetness which tended to ferment easily. As a result, this sugarcane had the aroma of violet rice wine.

Tag: Sugarcane, King, Ngoc Hoa

Fresco technique in heritage conservation

Fresco technique in heritage conservation 

Cập Nhật 16-10-2017

Fresco is a technique of mural painting executed upon freshly-laid plaster with watercolor which has so far been extinct in Vietnam. The fact that German experts are assisting in the restoration of the three items at Phung Tien Temple in the Imperial City using fresco technique, combining with vocational training, is an opportunity for Hue to recover this technique for the conservation of the royal architectural heritage.

Tag: Fresco technique, heritage, conservation

The same ticket price to visit the Imperial Citadel of Hue

The same ticket price to visit the Imperial Citadel of Hue 

Cập Nhật 01-09-2017

From Sep 1, 2017, the ticket price to visit the Imperial Citadel (including the Imperial City and Hue Museum of Royal Antiques) for both international and Vietnamese tourists will the same, at 150,000 VND/person/trip, ending the 20% discount period for Vietnamese guests. This regulation is adjusted in line with the roadmap to increase the price of visiting Hue monuments in the period 2015-2020, approved by the Provincial People's Council in 2014.

Tag: same ticket price, Imperial Citadel, Vietnamese tourists, international tourists

A new feature of Hue tourism

A new feature of Hue tourism 

Cập Nhật 06-06-2017

Opening the Imperial City at night isn’t for economic purposes, but more importantly we hope to create a new tourist attraction in the Ancient Capital.

Tag: Hue tourism, Imperial City, Dr Phan Thanh Hai