Hue Royal Citadel offer oriental medical services

Several traditional Eastern style medical services became available to tourists visiting Binh An Duong, one of relics within the Hue Ancient Imperial Citadel on March 20.

The medical exams and treatments are being offered by the Hue Relics Preservation Center in cooperation with the Thua Thien Hue Pharmaceutical Company.

Located in the northeast corner of the citadel built in the early 19th century, the Binh An Duong building was used as a health care facility and morgue for royal palace maids.

Now in addition to the medical services, the Binh An Duong exhibits artifacts related to the daily lives of Nguyen Dynasty maids.

whereas, the relic’s outer area is being used as coffee and tea shops for tourists.

Binh An Duong, built under the reign of 3rd Nguyen Dynasty Minh Mang, locates on 1 Dang Thai Than Street, Hue town.

Reported by Bui Ngoc Long, Thanh Nien News
A corner of Binh An Duong, which was used as health care area and dead bodies of royal palace maids

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