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Thai Hoa Palace, Hue
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Feel the splendor, wisdom and mercifulness of Vietnamese Nguyen emperors at Thai Hoa Palace, one of the most important buildings in the Hue Imperial City, a World Heritage Site in which commoners met kings. Featuring a large hall with ornate timer roof supported by 80 carved pillars, the place was used as official receptions and important imperial ceremonies. The palace houses a museum which gives you an overview of the entire complex. Enameled bronze, gilt ware and lacquer decorations depict dragons, clouds and numerous symbols. Built in 1805, the site was used as a coronation. To visit Thai Hoa Palace on your holiday in Hue, and find out what else Hue has to offer, use our Hue travel itinerary maker.
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  • part of the Imperial city complex. Again it was a must see. Very spiritual and serene. It provides a pleasant part of a bigger visit 
  • One of the buildings in the imperial city. Understood that this is where the queen mother lived. A lot of influence from China when it comes to the architecture 
  • The palace area is very large, with large gardens and houses hidden beyond several walls, almost like a labyrint. Although not being very old, some of the houses are worn and needs restauration. It's ...  more »
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  • The most beautiful room of the Citadel, but they don't allow to take pictures inside, so you have to come and see in person.
  • Great video explanations in this building about the history of the area.
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