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MAG UXO Visitor Centre

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Out of the way but worth it. One of the most interesting places in Vientiane

The MAG UXO Visitor Center is hard to find but it is worth it. It is one of the most interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DavidVientiane
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Vientiane, Laos
Very interesting visit

The visitors centre is a small but very informative centre which covers the history of the bombings... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2019
mattyoladipo
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The UXO Visitor Centre provides visitors with an opportunity to learn more about the most bombed country in the world per capita, and about the work that MAG has been doing in Lao PDR since 1994 to save lives and support development for local...more
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Unit 20 Thongsangnang Road, Sisavath Village | Chanthabouly District, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The MAG UXO Visitor Center is hard to find but it is worth it. It is one of the most interesting places to visit in Vientiane as you can learn about their work picking up unexploded ordinance and how extensive the impact of the bombing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank DavidVientiane
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

The visitors centre is a small but very informative centre which covers the history of the bombings of Laos by the US and the effect on the lives of the Laotians even to this day. Was much worth the visit to learn about something that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mattyoladipo
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Learned I lot that i didn't know. Also the MAG organization that they operate to remove uxos around Laos is very important.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John H
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

I think when visiting a country you need to understand at least some of its history and this place is so informative and free! But a small donation box is there to support the work of what these WOMEN do. We spent 37 minutes in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank courtneyaw
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Must do if you are in Vientiane. Very informative and high knowledgeable staff. Very sad to see what happened to Lao.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael S
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a place you must visit to experience the suffering inflicted on the people of this country. The human suffering is illustrated here and rehabilitation.

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

The Vietnam War finished more than 40yrs ago but its toll is still affecting Laotian lives. At this free Centre there is a graphic reminder in film and stories of the physical damage a bomb can cause particularly cluster bombs which are still laying around...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank Jan M
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Excellent displays and pictures of what Johnson did here back in the 1960's. What a terrible thing was done to these people.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Ric H
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Suited to all age, interesting things for all types of visitors; things to manipulate, try, read, look, clip to watch, testimonies, facts, statistics, arts... Really worth the visit. Do not miss the possibility to watch one of their clip (ask if necessary), and support the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Anouk72200
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Easy to visit the two on the same day. It is amazing how many lethal devices were dropped on Lao, however they allowed the supply of the communist forces against the USA, to pass through their country - Maybe they had no choice. Small but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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