A corner of Hoi An ancient city (Photo: VNA)

Activities to celebrate UNESCO recognition of Hoi An and My Son

Numerous activities will take place in central Quang Nam province to celebrate the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of the ancient town of Hoi An and My Son Sanctuary as world heritage sites, the 10th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Cu Lao Cham as a world biosphere reserve.
A corner of the Cham Islands

Quang Nam celebrates UNESCO recognition of Hoi An, My Son, Cu Lao Cham

A series of activities marking the 20th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of the ancient town of Hoi An and My Son Sanctuary as world heritage sites, the 10th anniversary of UNESCO’s recognition of Cu Lao Cham (the Cham Islands) as a world biosphere reserve will be held in the central coastal province of Quang Nam from September 6-15, the provincial People’s Committee announced at a press conference on August 21.
The My Son Sanctuary is comprised of eight groups of 71 monuments built throughout the 7th to 13th centuries. (Photo: VNA)

Indian, Russian experts help with preservation of My Son sanctuary

Experts from India and Russia have visited My Son sanctuary in the central province of Quang Nam from late June to early July 2019 to help with the restoration of the world cultural heritage site, director of the sanctuary’s management board Phan Ho said on July 3.
At the excavation site (Photo: VNA)

Ancient road discovered underground at My Son sanctuary

A group of archaeological experts from India and their Vietnamese partners unexpectedly hit an ancient road while excavating and restoring temples K and H at the My Son Sanctuary in the central province of Quang Nam