Within the framework of the first state- level visit to Vietnam, Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko paid a visit to Hue Imperial Citadel, Phan Boi Chau Memorial Site and enjoyed Nha Nhac- Vietnamese court music this morning.
The Prime Minister has approved the largest-ever restoration project of Hue imperial citadel costing VND1, 274 billion (US$57 million), announced the People’s Committee of Thua Thien-Hue Province on March 21.
Minh Lau temple
A scientific seminar was hosted yesterday in the central city of Hue to discuss ways to preserve and promote the value of Han script inscriptions in verses and prose carved on architectural works in Hue imperial citadel.
A special performance of Vietnamese and Japanese royal music, Nha Nhac and Gagaku, will be held at Thai Hoa (Supreme Peace) Palace in the Hue Imperial Citadel on July 17, said the Hue Relic Preservation Center recently.