Ngo Mon square - historical site of August Revolution
The last emperor of the last dynasty of Vietnam, Bao Dai, read to a large crowd an edict of abdication on 30 August, 1945 in front of the Ngo Mon gate in Hue City, Thua Thien-Hue Province.
Thua Thien - Hue people joined to take power on August 23, 1945.
|The national flag rises in Ngo Mon's flag pole. Photos: VNA|
The main activities within the 11th Hue Festival, which will be held from August 28 to September 2, were announced by the festival’s organising board on June 12.