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Preservation of Kinh Thien Palace

May 06, 2016          8125 views
(Cinet)- The Prime Minister has recently approved a project to restore a part of the Kinh Thien Palace – Doan Mon site in the middle of the Thang Long Imperial Citadel, Hanoi.
Kinh Thien Palace was built in 1467 (Photo:VNA )
The project aims to partly recreate the royal space in front of Kinh Thien Palace for big cultural and political events.
The project will be implemented from now to 2017 with a total investment of nearly VND15 billion (over US$670,000), sourced from the city’s budget.
The Prime Minister asked the Hanoi municipal People's Committee to work closely with the Thang Long-Hanoi Heritage Conservation Centre and other relevant agencies to ensure the progress of the project in accordance with the Public Investment Law, the Cultural Heritage Law, the Construction Law and other relevant laws.
The Thang Long Imperial Citadel was was listed in UNESCO's World Heritage Site on July 31, 2010.