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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  • September 13, 2017
    The massacre of Americans is simply cruel and you just don't get it. It can and should there be no excuse.
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  • September 5, 2017
    Stopping at the massacre site wasn't originally in our plans, but our guide added it since we stayed quite near the night before. I'm very glad he did. The site is an emotionally heartbreaking, and as...  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    This is a place that gives you time to reflect on the awful events of war. Visiting in August there were only 2 other groups there during our 2 hour visit. There is a 30 minute video at the start of t...  more »

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