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Van Phuc Silk Village  
Lng Lụa Vạn Phc  
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 Description:   Sitting on the bank of Nhue River, about 10km southwest of Hanoi Old Quarter, Van Phuc silk village is renowned for its traditional weaving and premium quality silk products. At the age of more than 1,200 years, Van Phuc is proud to be the most ancient silk village which provides the best silk in Vietnam.
In Nguyen dynasty time, Van Phuc silk was brought to Hue imperial citadel to make dress for royal members. Between 1931 and 1932, Van Phuc silk was on display in international exhibitions for the first time in Marseille, then Paris and was highly appreciated and preferred by the French. From 1958 to 1988, Van Phuc silk mostly was exported to Eastern European market, and since 1990, it has been known widely in many countries all over the world.
 
 Province   Hanoi  Direction:      
 District   H Đng    
 City   Vạn Phc  Comments:    Official Web:    
 Genre   Local life      Related links:   https://www.vietnamo  
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 Entry fee   N/A     GPS :   20.97926, 105.7731  
                     
                 
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