FITO Museum

17/04/2016 11:44

The first Museum of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine (FITO):

  • Nearly 3,000 items relevant to traditional Vietnamese medicine dating back to the Stone Age.
  • Implements used to prepare traditional medicine: knives, grinders, mortars and pestles, pots and jars.
  • Objects found in a traditional pharmacy: scale, cabinet, advertising board, printing mold, spirit gourd, tea pot, bowl, lime pot and other ceramic articles.
  • Books and documents on traditional Vietnamese medicine.
  • Equipped with modern audio-visual technology, the museum regularly screens "A Century of Health Care Experiences", a documentary film about the history of Vietnam's traditional medicine.

The FITO museum is open daily from 8:30AM till 5:30PM.