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Nine Dynastic Urns

near the The To Mieu Temple | inside the Imperial Enclosure, Hue, Vietnam
+84 90 528 58 52
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“imperial city” (17 reviews)
“works of art” (3 reviews)
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near the The To Mieu Temple | inside the Imperial Enclosure, Hue, Vietnam
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+84 90 528 58 52
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"temple complex"
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"bullet marks"
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"minh mang"
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"vietnam war"
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"symbol"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is highly symbolic-- and you can read about this online, or with a local guide. well worth visiting while you're walking around the citadel.

Thank jenabaintheworld
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

In front of Hien Lam Pavilion opposite The Mieu are the Nine Urns located. Casted in 1835 by Emperor Minh Mang. The nine urns were carved representing the nine emperors after their death such as Cau Urn – Gia Long, Nhan Urn – Ming Mang,...More

1  Thank KianHian L
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Beautiful lineup of huge bronze urns -all alike but each different in its decor. Take time for a close inspection of at least some of them.

Thank Bernard B
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Interesting in many ways. How did they move them, how did they construct them and in some ways why are they there - except for the obvious reasons. It was interesting to note how the different cultures touring this site seemed to value the urns...More

Thank JohnandFi1953
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Inside the Citadel, the urns are very large and in a row. There are bullet marks in some of the urns from the Vietnam War with America.

Thank Tony H
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

In a corner on the imperial palace the urns are part of the To Mieu temple and worth the walk, as are the rest of the buildings in this section of the palace.

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The Nine Dynestic Urns are not to be missed during a visit of the Citadel! Each one has its own decoration and if you have enough time it is worth the while to spend time really looking at each one separately....in total it also makes...More

Thank Henning V
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Beautiful place, worth the visit. Because it is lunar new year here. They had planted many flowers. Interesting architecture

Thank Ken L
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This line of huge dynastic urns are an impressive sight and, after all these centuries, they are in remarkably good shape. Worth seeing.

Thank ReneWicks
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Huge statues that can weight up to 2600 kg!! Very beautiful surroundings. Located inside the imperial closure.

Thank Olivia P
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