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THE SAVANNAKHET DINOSAUR MUSEUM
This is a house of dinosaur fossils or big lizard bones’ as they are called in Lao. They were excavated from Ban Tang Vay (Tang Vay Village), in Xonbuly District. Three kinds of dinosaur bones have been discovered; Pode, Iguanodon and Sauropode.
The museum open daily from 8:00am - 11:30pm and 1:30pm - 4:30pm.
Located in Kaysone Phomvihanh Town

   

SAVANNAKHET PROVINCIAL MUSEUM
This is a typical administration building during the French colonial period. It has recently been renovated to be the New Provincial Museum. There are many interesting items such as archaeological selics, war selated items including big guus, dombs, etc, and historical photos.
Open: Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 11:30am and 1:30pm - 4:00pm.
Located in Kaysone Phomvihanh Town

   

LAMSON BATTLE FIELD AND WAR MUSEUM
The historic Ho Chi Minh Trail ran through Dong Village, on Route No.9, close to the Lao-Bao border checkpoint to Vietnam. Here remnants of American tanks and warplanes from the famous battle of “Lamson 719” (1971) can be seen. Bomb craters are also a common sight in Sepon alongside Route 9. At Dong village a war museum is being constructed. To get to Dong village head east from Sepon town on Route 9 and about 22 kilometers away on your right side.
Located along Route No.9

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