Hoi An Folklore Museum

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The museum belongs to the Relic Preservation Center of Hoian and is located at 33 Nguyen Thai Hoc street, in Hoi An ancient town. This is the first place in the country that has a museum on this subject.

folklore2This museum has collected over 600 objects, but only displays about 500 of them. 90% of these objects are original, sorted by topics: folklore, traditional occupation, traditional clothing, folklore games etc. The exhibition is special as this is the first time such a collection of original objects has been displayed. All more than 100 years old, the objects depict the local daily life: Vietnamese family customs, Chinese family customs, songs and dances. This museum has made it possible for all these to be introduced to the public.

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