Bogyoke Aung San Museum

Local nameဗိုလ်ချုပ်အောင်ဆန်း ပြတိုက် Bogyoke Aung San Museum

The Bogyoke Aung San Museum, located in Bahan, Yangon, is a museum dedicated to General Aung San, the founder of modern Myanmar. Established in 1962, the two-story museum was Aung San's last residence before his assassination in July 1947. It is a colonial-era villa, built in 1921, where his daughter Aung San Suu Kyi grew up as a child. The museum, with its focus on Gen. Aung San's short adult life, is complementary to the Bogyoke Aung San Residence Museum in Natmauk, Magwe Division, which is dedicated to his childhood and family memorabilia. It houses exhibits on his life story and general memorabilia which includes clothing, books, furniture, family photos and the late general's car.

For many years, the museum was opened only for three hours each year– on the Martyrs' Day of 19 July, from 9 am to 4 pm. The restriction is in line with the current military government's policy of restricting any mention of Gen.

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Phone 01 345 651

Address ဗိုလ်ချုပ်ပြတိုက်လမ်းသွယ် Bo Gyoke Museum Lane 25, 11201 Yangon

Coordinates 16°48'13.799" N 96°9'48.07" E

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