Conservation of the Early 16th-Century Wat Visoun Temple in Luang Prabang, Phase 3
This project, which focuses on the That Pathum (Makmo) stupa, continues work begun under previous Ambassadors Fund grants and directly supports the Embassy’s efforts to portray the United States as a credible partner for the Lao government and its people.
One of Luang Prabang’s oldest temples, Wat Visoun requires treatment to offset decades of neglect. [Photo credit: Help a Little]
Location: Laos, South-Eastern Asia, Luang Prabang, Asia, Lao People's Democratic Republic Organiser(s): Department of Information, Culture, and Tourism, Laos Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $90,150 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2018 Project Status: CompletedProject owner? Update this project