The exhibition aims to celebrate the 64th anniversary of the Capital’s Liberation Day (October 10, 1954-2018). Vice Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Ngo Van Quy attended the opening ceremony.
Through 60 outstanding photos, footage displayed at the exhibition, visitors will have a chance to see special moments of Ha Noi since 1954, such as the triumphant Vietnamese army arriving to take over the capital city from colonial French rulers; the flag salute ceremony at Cot Co stadium to celebrate Ha Noi’s victory on October 10th, 1954; the withdrawal of the French troops from Ha Noi; thousands of Hanoians shared a cheerful moment over the victory; and memories of people on the historic day.
Visitors at the exhibition.
Visitors can read stories told by Capital Regiment fighters and Ha Noi’s residents who witnessed the victorious moment. They include Colonel Nguyen Trong Ham and soldier Phung De who served in the Capital Regiment, songwriter Nguyen Van Quy, as well as well-known historians Le Van Lan and Duong Trung Quoc.