Conservation of the 14th-Century Citadel of the Ho Dynasty in Thanh Hóa Province

This project, which includes the documentation and conservation of the south gate of the citadel, supports the Embassy's efforts to deepen people-to-people ties and focus on the future of U.S.-Vietnam relations.

Built according to feng shui principles, the Ho Dynasty citadel testifies to the flowering of neo-Confucianism in late 14th-century Viet Nam. [Photo credit: Vietnam Times]

Project Details


Location: Thanh Hoa, Viet Nam Organiser(s): Conservation Centre for Ho Citadel Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $92,500 Commencement Date: 09/2018 Project Status: Completed
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