Museum of Cham Sculpture

Location: No. 2, 2 Thang 9 Street, Binh Hien Ward, Hai Chau District, Da Nang City.

Characteristics: The museum house the most extensive collection of Cham sculpture art worldwide.

Museum of Cham Sculpture was built in 1915 under the sponsorship of the French School for Far Eastern Studies in Viet Nam. It is based in Da Nang region which was the seat of the old Champa Kingdom and boasts many attractions like Tra Kieu, Dong Duong, My Son and Thap Mam.

 

In 1936, the museum was expanded, and opened to the public in 1939.

 

It conserves the last collection of Champa sculpture art in Viet Nam and the world. Its architecture bears the features of Cham architecture. It boasts a row of showrooms white in color with simple yet graceful decorations.

 

The museum exhibits more than 400 original sandstone sculptures and some baked clay products collected from the temples and towers that lie scattered from Quang Binh to Binh Thuan in the Central.

 

 

 

The exhibits are statues, embossments, images, and patterns displayed in 4 showrooms named after the localities where the pieces have been discovered, including My Son, Tra Kieu, Dong Duong and Thap Mam – Binh Dinh.

 

The compound of the museum blends harmoniously with the local landscape, which gives visitors a chance to relax and feel themselves immersed in the golden past of Cham civilization.

 

Opening time: 7.00am - 5.00pm daily.

Fare: VND 40,000/person.

 

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WHERE TO STAY
Tien Sa Da Nang Hotel

Add: 21 -23 Ly Thuong Kiet St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 6256 699/ 6256 677

Novotel Danang Premier Han River Hotel

Add: 36 Bach Dang St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3929 999

Nhat Linh Hotel

Add: 194 Nguyen Chi Thanh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3836 777

One Opera Hotel (cu HAGL Plaza Da Nang )

Add: 1 Nguyen Van Linh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 2223 344

Sanouva Da Nang Hotel

Add: 68 Phan Chau Trinh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3823 468

Grand Mercure Da Nang Hotel

Add: Lot A1, Zone of the Villas of Green Island, Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3797 777

Bamboo Green Hotel

Add: 177 Tran Phu St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3822 722

Stay (Northern Danang) Hotel

Add: 119, 3/2 St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3861 861

White Snow Hotel

Add: 97-99 Nguyen Van Linh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3566 999

Minh Toan Galaxy Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3662 888

Green Plaza Danang Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 2223 399

Vanda Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 6252 268

Brilliant Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3222 999

Grandvio City Danang Hotel

Add: 1-3 Dong Da St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3833 300

Eden Plaza Danang Hotel

Add: 5 Duy Tan St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3662 666

Samdi Hotel

Add: 203-205-207-209-211 Nguyen Van Linh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3586 222

Bamboo Green Central Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3822 996 /3822 997

Saigontourane Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3821 021

Orient Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3821 266 / 3822 185

Tien Thinh Hotel

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Tel: (84-236) 3834 566/ 3834 577

WHERE TO EAT
Ba Thoi restaurant

Add: 96-98 Le Dinh Duong St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3825 384

Chen Shabu restaurant

Add: 29 Pham Hong Thai St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3843 888

Heaven restaurant

Add: 119 Le Loi St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 2240 891

Dong Duong restaurant

Add: 18 Tran Phu St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3889 687

Huong Viet restaurant

Add: 53 Tran Quoc Toan St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3825 211

Czech beer Tulip restaurant

Add: 174-2/9 St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3611 822

Kitaguni restaurant

Add: 122 Nguyen Chi Thanh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3562 435

Italia restaurant

Add: 42 Le Duan St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3565 962

Memory Lounge restaurant

Add: 7 Bach Dang St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3575 898

Com Nieu Truc Lam Vien restaurant

Add: 25 Yen Bai St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3849969

Phi Lu 1 restaurant

Add: 225 Nguyen Chi Thanh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3823 772

Apsara restaurant

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Tel: (84-236) 3561 409

Golden Phoenix restaurant

Add: 2/9 St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3668 888

Korean restaurant

Add: 139 Nguyen Chi Thanh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3863 048

Lotteria restaurant

Add: 120 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3829 929

King & Queen Palace Da Nang restaurant

Add: 1A-2A, 2/9 St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3621 111/3621 888

Pizza Hut restaurant

Add: 319 Le Duan St., Hai Chau Disst.

Tel: (84-236) 3752 633

Tran restaurant

Add: 4 Le Duan St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3849 022

Kim Do restaurant

Add: 178-180 Tran Phu St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3821 846

Samdi restaurant

Add: 292 Phan Chu Trinh St., Hai Chau Dist.

Tel: (84-236) 3582 889