Shan State Cultural Museum


Shan State Cultural Museum

The Shan State Cultural Museum is a museum located at Bogyoke Aung San Road & Eintawshay Road, in Taunggyi, Burma.

It displays divans, swords, fans, chairs used by Sawbwa (Shan Chief of former times), old paintings, coins and traditional customes of the Shan races. [ [http://www.myanmar.com/Ministry/culture/ New Page 1 ] ] .

It was established in March 1989.Admission fees is 2 US $ and opening hour is from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm (from Tuesday to Sunday).

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