Fodor's Expert Review Lao National Museum

Vientiane Museum/Gallery

A two-story French colonial building houses this well-laid-out museum with interesting geological and historical displays. Exhibits touch on Laos's royal past, its colonial years, and its struggle for liberation. Other highlights include details about the country's 50 main ethnic groups, along with indigenous instruments that illustrate how they made music.

Museum/Gallery

Quick Facts

Samsenthai Rd.
Vientiane, Laos

021-212460

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: 10,000 kip, Mon.–Sat. 8–noon and 1–4

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