Attending the opening ceremony were Ms. Svetlana Adaksina - Deputy Director of the State Hermitage Museum; Ma. Nguyen Van Ha - Deputy Director of the Vietnam National Museum of History; Vietnamese nationals in resident in Saint Petersburg, with press agencies of Vietnam and Russia ....
Ms. Svetlana Adaksina - Deputy Director of the State Hermitage Museum giving speech at the opening ceremony
The Exhibition presents nearly 300 most typical artifacts of three famous cultural centers in Vietnam before and after the AD, namely: Dong Son culture in the North, Sa Huynh culture in Central and Dong Nai, Oc Eo cultures in the South. In particular, many artifacts also express the cultural exchange between the three centers: earrings decorated with a two-headed animal of Sa Huynh culture were found in Can Gio - Ho Chi Minh City - the location of Dong Nai culture.
Ma. Nguyen Van Ha – VNMH’s Deputy Director giving speech at the opening ceremony
The Exhibition is an opportunity to help the Russian public understand more about the heroic tradition and unique cultures of Vietnam. Thereby, it will help to enhance cohesion, promote good traditions, and warm feelings between the two countries Vietnamese - Russian in the future.
Public visiting the exhibition
The Exhibition "Treasures of Red River - Archaeological Collection from the Museums of Vietnam" will be on display from 18/5/2019 to 22/9/2019.
Hải Vân – Tiến Điệp