UN Secretary-General visits Temple of Literature and Thang Long Imperial Citadel relic site

On October 22, the second day of his official visit to Vietnam, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres visited famous scenic spots in Hanoi such as Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature) and the Thang Long Imperial Citadel relic site in Hanoi.
On the afternoon of October 22, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and UN officials visited Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam.
On the afternoon of October 22, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and UN officials visited Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam.
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The tour guide at the relic site introduces the UN Secretary-General to the history of formation and development of Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam (the Temple of Literature).

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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres at Khue Van Cac (the pavilion of the constellation of literature), which has been the official symbol of Hanoi since 1999.

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The Secretary-General of the United Nations listens to an introduction of the doctoral laureates steles in Van Mieu.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visits Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visits Van Mieu-Quoc Tu Giam.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visits the Thang Long Imperial Citadel relic site.

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In 2010, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) recognised the Thang Long Imperial Citadel relic site as a World Heritage Site. This location has become a famous scientific research and tourist destination in Hanoi.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres listens to an introduction to archaeological artifacts found at the Thang Long Imperial Citadel relic site.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres greets local people and tourists with a wave.

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