Quang Ninh Museum and Library – new attraction in Ha Long

Having unique architecture, charming space and plenty of valuable artifacts, Quang Ninh Museum and Library is located in the complex of cultural works.

Quang Ninh Museum and Library is designed by Spanish architect, Salvador Perez Arroyo, started from 2012 and completed in October 2013. It includes 3 blocks of museum, library and convention connected together by an overhead bridge system. As the typical of mineral Quang Binh Province is coal, the building is also inspired and built as a symbol on the most beautiful coastal road in Ha Long City. Moreover, the building is assembled with 14,000m² of glass that has resistant to temperature changes. Because of specific architecture, the building looks like a giant mirror reflecting the image of Ha Long Bay.

In the ground floor of the museum block, visitors will have opportunity to admire a whale skeleton and sailboat models. Visitors will feel like walking in a miniature space of Ha Long Bay in the first floor with tubular displaying columns made of modern materials such as steel frame, tempered glass and covering fabric with images of Ha Long Bay along with the light projection technology. The second floor will lead visitors back through periods of history of Quang Ninh Province.

Connected with famous attractions in Quang Ninh Province such as Hong Gai Church, Bai Tho Mountain, Ha Long Marine Plaza Tran Quoc Nghien Temple, Long Tien Pagoda, Vincom Ha Long Trade Centre. Quang Ninh Museum and Library is considered a specific tourism product containing the values of daily lives of the local.

Currently, Quang Ninh Museum and Library is open from 09 to 11:30 AM and 02 to 06 PM (Tuesday to Saturday). The building is contributing to promote the image of Quang Ninh tourism to domestic and international tourists.