To mark Vietnam Cultural Heritage Day on November 23th, the Department of Cultural Heritage of the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism has launched a photo contest and exhibition with the theme: “Vietnam’s Tangible Cultural Heritage”.

The contest is open to professional and amateur photographers who are over the age of 18 and Vietnamese citizens or foreigners living and working in Vietnam. Entries should present Vietnam’s cultural heritages from a fresh perspective with a clear message. The exhibition and award ceremony are scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2021.

Submissions are open until September 30th, 2021. To learn more about the contest rules and how to submit your works, please contact the Standing Organizing Committee – the Office of Museum and Records Management – the Department of Cultural Heritage at 0243 3944 6470 or email