Unesco delegation visits the Ho Citadel

A delegation from Unesco visited the Ho Citadel and Nam Giao altar at Thanh Hoa Province as the country prepares to nominate these sites for a world heritage listing.

Ho Dynasty Citadel, 20110127 Vietnam Net Bridge

International exerts carry out a survey at Ho Dynasty Citadel
Vietnam Net Bridge, 27 January 2011

Diplomats and representatives of the UNESCO Vietnam on January 23 take a study tour at the Ho Dynasty Citadel in Thanh Hoa province to evaluate the architectural and historical values of this work.

They also visited the Nam Giao Esplanade relic and satellite relics. Thanh Hoa officials introduced information about the globally outstanding values of the Ho Dynasty Citadel.

At the end of the trip, UNESCO Vietnam chief representative Katherine Muller Marin said that she was very impressed with the Ho Dynasty Citadel, the Nam Giao Esplanade and the king’s well.


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Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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