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Alexandre Yersin Museum, Nha Trang

(3.4/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Discover the history of the founder of Nha Trang’s Pasteur Institute at the Alexandre Yersin Museum. The famous bacteriologist introduced rubber and quinine-producing trees to Vietnam. Dr Yersin also discovered the rat-borne microbe that is the cause of the bubonic plague. Walking through the museum, see a vast collection of laboratory equipment and letters related to his work and contributions to science. Take a guided tour and see a short film on Dr Yersin’s life. His legacy remains through the continued vaccines and medical research work of the Pasteur Institute Add Alexandre Yersin Museum to your Nha Trang travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Nha Trang family vacation planner.
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  • The Museum is very beautiful, with its Street-glance attracts attention. But the museum itself turned out to be a small-he left of seemingly basic, beautiful building. If you know French, sure it will be more interesting to you than me-you can read a description of the exhibition samples, immerse yourself in history and find unique facts. Unfortunately, I just walked around the space around and went on the whole excursion took me no more than 15 minutes.
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  • If you're not the only resort-tourist shopingovyj, visit this museum. all informative, not boring. situated on the first line. and the sea.
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  • Good opportunity to learn about an influential scientist. It's a little musty overall, but in this way that endeared me to it. Doesn't take a whole lot of time, but I felt it was time well spent. Loca...  more »
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