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Thanh Ha Pottery Village, Hoi An

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Situated by a river, Thanh Ha Pottery Village serves as a living history museum where skillful craftspeople make pottery in front of visitors by using traditional techniques of mixing, baking, and burning clay. Dating back to the 15th century, the village played a significant role in the growth of Hoi An. Today, pots, bowls, cups, and tiles from the village are known for their endurance and shiny finishing glaze, which shines as bright as enamel. If you’re looking for a souvenir to bring home, consider whistles shaped like animals, or flower pots. Make Thanh Ha Pottery Village part of your personalized Hoi An itinerary using our Hoi An holiday planner.
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  • Hoi an stay 5 days, in the town of Hoi an a bit tired, so local travel agencies to arrange, I went aboard the boat from the dock. You can see the whole process in the small village of pottery making from mud making finished product is simple. Of experience, and a glimpse into life in the village and became a diversion.
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  • It is an old pottery village which is trying to sustain itself by tourism . However, the Pottery Museum is well-worth the entry fee and is a prizewinning building.  more »
  • I really enjoyed the Pottery Village. You get to make a pot on the pottery wheel and everyone was really friendly. I did not feel pressured into buying anything, but I did get a few pieces! They give ...  more »