Explore Yangon

Discover the wonders of Yangon

Gem Museum

Burma is famous for its jade, rubies, sapphires and natural pearls. The Gem Museum in Yangon is an excellent place to both view and buy these precious stones.

National Museum

The main museum of Burmese art, history and culture houses an impressive range of ancient artefacts, works of art, ornaments, inscriptions and historic memorabilia.

Officially opened in June 1952, a visit to this museum will present travellers with a revealing glimpse into the past and traditions of Burma.


Local Climate
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Feb 35ºC 19ºC
Mar 36ºC 22ºC
Apr 37ºC 24ºC
May 33ºC NA
Jun 30ºC 23ºC
Jul 30ºC 23ºC
Aug 30ºC 23ºC
Sep 31ºC 23ºC
Oct 32ºC 23ºC
Nov 33ºC 21ºC
Dec 32ºC N/A