Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long World Heritage Site

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Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long – Hanoi
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Main Gate - Citadel of Hanoi.jpg
Đoan Môn, the main gate to the palatial complex of Later Lê Emperors.
LocationHanoi, Vietnam
CriteriaCultural: (ii), (iii), (vi)
Reference1328
Inscription2010 (34th session)
Area18.395 ha (45.46 acres)
Buffer zone108 ha (270 acres)
Coordinates21°2′22″N 105°50′14″E / 21.03944°N 105.83722°E / 21.03944; 105.83722Coordinates: 21°2′22″N 105°50′14″E / 21.03944°N 105.83722°E / 21.03944; 105.83722
Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long is located in Vietnam
Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long
Location of Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long in Vietnam
Hanoi citadel
Kính Thiên Palace, which was later destroyed by the colonial French

The Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long (Vietnamese: Hoàng thành Thăng Long; Hán-Nôm: 皇城昇龍) is a complex of historic imperial buildings located in the centre of Hanoi, Vietnam. It is also known as Hanoi Citadel.


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