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Colourful culture of Gia Lai comes to Hanoi

A special programme featuring the culture of the Central Highland province of Gia Lai has been organised at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, aiming to introduce and promote the provincial culture to both domestic and foreign friends.
A gong performance of ethnic people from Gia Lai province (Photo:

Artisans from Gia Lai province introduced to visitors its cultural characteristics through several art activities including Gong performance, folk singing, and dancing, brocade weaving, among others.

Besides, visitors also had a chance to experience Gia Lai’s culture space through famous produces.

Nguyen Duc Hoang, Deputy Chairman of Gia Lai province’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology has two special areas, including commune house of Bana ethnic group, and sepulcher of the Gia Lai people, along with other activities such as new rice festival of J’ Rai people and new communal house of Bana people. 

On the occasion, young visitors also had a chance to make folk toys of the Mid-Autumn festival such as star-shaped lanterns.