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 site of this brutal, unnecessary massacre is well-preserved for sober reflection. The museum has an excellent and surprising number of photographs from the terrible day. The dioramas and...  more »
  • The My Son vestige site displays the remnants of the village that was the centre of the My Lai Massacre. It is peaceful and respectful. The names and ages on headstones of those who were killed at...  more »

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