National Museum

About this Attraction

The National Museum (Yangon) located in Dagon, Yangon, is the one of the national museum of Burmese art, history and culture in Myanmar. Founded in 1952, the five-story museum has an extensive collection of ancient artifacts, ornaments, works of art, inscriptions and historic memorabilia, related to history, culture and civilization of Burmese people.

History
The National Museum of the Union of Burma was first opened in June, 1952 at the Jubilee Hall Building on Shwedagon Pagoda Road, Yangon. The museum was moved to a larger location at 24/26 Pansodan Street in 1970, and to its present location in 1996. The new five story National Museum has been open to public since 18 September 1996.

Galleries

The museum's collections are displayed over the following 14 galleries or halls.

Burmese Culture

  • Burmese Epigraphy and Calligraphy
  • Burmese Traditional Folk Art
  • Burmese Performing Arts
  • Burmese Art Gallery 1
  • Burmese Art Gallery 2
  • Buddha Images
  • Ethnic Cultures

Burmese Historic Periods

  • Natural History
  • Prehistoric Period and Protohistoric Period
  • Burmese Historic Period
  • Royal Regalia
  • Lion Throne
  • Yadanabon Period
  • Ancient Ornaments

 

 

About Us

MS Myanmar Trading, Travels & Tours Co., Ltd. is a registered private company in Myanmar.

The company has been established in Yangon, since 2010 and the registration is 2670/2010-2011.

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