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Uxo Lao

Ban Phonsavanh Neu | Pek District, Phonsavan 0900, Laos
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A wonderful cause and an eye-opening experience. They support local makers and put back into... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2017
Shamrockkitten
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Melbourne
Price of Violence used to solve political problems

You will see how the Laotian people along with other helpful countries are dealing with the un... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2017
transientm01
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Ban Phonsavanh Neu | Pek District, Phonsavan 0900, Laos
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

A wonderful cause and an eye-opening experience. They support local makers and put back into communities. The small boutique shop sells a selection of beautifully made Lao crafts.

Thank Shamrockkitten
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

You will see how the Laotian people along with other helpful countries are dealing with the un exploded bombs left in their country as a result of Vietnam War bombing missions to defeat the North Vietnamese army fighting in Laos.

Thank transientm01
Reviewed October 9, 2016

I knew the history of the "secret war" before going to Laos, however it was still interesting to see the centre. Loads of books to read, information to absorb and some gifts to buy to help support them. In the centre of town to easy...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

The centre has handicrafts, gifts and photos describing the ongoing plight of the thousands of people who are daily affected by unexploded bombs. Heart wrenching.

Thank elizaval
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

The information in the museum was well laid out, informative and moving. There are three different films shown daily that are free. We went to the 6.30pm 'Bombies' film which was very moving and upsetting but it's important to know what happened and is still...More

Thank NicolaRhondda
Reviewed November 5, 2015

Did not know before just how much Laos was bombed. Ordnance on dis[lay with informative talk. Not a large display but the effect is there. Only 1% has been cleared from the country.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed October 22, 2015

Helps to clear bomb in Phonsavanh and some other area.helps farmer to explore new land by disposing of UXO(Unexploded Ordinance).Saving people from getting hurt by unexploded bomb.

Thank Jiafa
Reviewed July 9, 2015

billion thank to UXO to help people in Laos feel saft and live in peaceful life with no worry about bom by other way this project also hel to educate the kids and people at remot area to stay away from the bom

Thank excellentguide2015
Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

This is a small place in the heart of the Guesthouses and thoroughly worth a visit. It only needs 10-15 minutes but the information is well presented to help you understand this region of Laos. It is free but you can make a purchase or...More

3  Thank jahau
Reviewed February 14, 2015

laos is one of the countries where the USA committed terrible war crimes by bombing a country they were not even at war. and they did nothing since to make up for their injustice. the UXO visitor center is very small but shows you lots...More

1  Thank ron b
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