Yangon is the largest city in Myanmar (formerly Burma). A mix of British colonial architecture, modern high-rises and gilded Buddhist pagodas define its skyline making it visually intriguing. Its famed Shwedagon Pagoda, a huge shimmering pagoda complex, draws thousands of pilgrims annually. Despite not being the capital of Myanmar, this moved to Nay Pyi Taw in 2005, Yangon remains the cultural and commercial heart of Myanmar. The city has an eclectic range of museums, art galleries and markets, in which you can take in Myanmar culture. A trip to Scott Market will heighten your bartering skills and immerse you in the local flavor of a developing and engaging city.
Pick up from your hotel at 9am by an English Speaking Guide at the lobby of your hotel. Today we will visit the Bogyoke Aung San Museum, in the heart of Yangon City. We will spend more than 2 hours enjoying and learning about the life of
According with official sources from the Museum, we can divide its expositions as follow:
Photos of his youth at Natmauk, including those of the Buddhist monastery where he received primary education, and other certificates of educational achievementsPhotos at various political activities and during travels abroadDisplays of his famous speechesFamily photosOther personal mementos such as handwritten notes to his wife Khin Kyi, personal lighter etched Aung San and ash tray, etc.Car used for official transport until the day of assassinationBedroom of Aung San and Khin KyiBedrooms of their childrenLibraryMeeting room