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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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  • show the power of Nguyen royalty and easy to reach here after you pass the checkpoint and Ngo Mon gate. Many events here back then with King coronation, birthday and royal meeting Picture are not allo...  more »
  • Just stop and look at this place to capture that moment in your head before you go and take any photos. 
  • Enjoyed seeing this palace again. Not your average european palace but still worth a short visit. You'll be amazed at the construction of the building. 
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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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