My Lai Massacre Museum, Quang Ngai

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Visit the notorious war crime scene at My Lai Massacre Museum, a brick pavilion detailing the murder of over 500 Vietnamese by invading US troops in March 1968. Built in 1978, the museum has memorial wall with names of the victims, housing an impressive armorial and a collection of photographs and documents. Check out life-size sculptures of US troops at the execution site and a model of the hamlets. A monumental memorial sculpture dedicated to the victory of defiant Vietnamese women stands in the garden also featuring restored artillery shelter a restored house of some of the victims. Arrange your visit to My Lai Massacre Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Quang Ngai using our Quang Ngai trip itinerary planner .
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  • The museum provides a deep insight to the atrocities that occurred, and along with the humbling remains of the village, is a must for anyone in the area.  more »
  • To get a good impression of the USA war crime in the Vietnam war you have to see the Dutch documentary.  more »
  • I visited this site in 1994, and was taken in by it. The photos displayed, of helicopters landing, the devastation of the killings there, the fascinating statuary, all set in the beautiful jungle atmo...  more »

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