This place makes you reflect even more on what has happened in the country. The movie shown tells it all.
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COPE supports those who have lost limbs and been injured by antipersonnel mines/cluster bombs and the like left over from the previous war. This is still a major problem in Laos. This centre does an outstanding job of explaining this dificult problem without becoming overbearing....More
It describes the carnage to the people after the Americans carpet bombed much of Laos. Hundreds of amputees are serviced at this location.
Did you know that all that bombing of the Ho Chi Minh trail was in Laos? This center teaches visitors about the bombing and the rehab efforts to help the Laotian people who lose limbs to unexploded ordinance left from the war. Thought provoking.
We only learned about this place by chance. looked for it and ended up staying for two hours. so much to learn here for everyone. here u learn about the pain the laotians went thru from the clustered bombs dropped on them during the vietnam...More
The display at the COPE visitor centre is set up well and taught us so much about the history and impact of cluster bombs in Laos. I honestly didn't know much about it beforehand, and learned a lot about the work that is being done...More
I'm a second generation Australian who have Laotian parents that fled the war to Australia in 1977 and are still traumatised to this day to even talk about it. I am visiting Laos for the very first time to explore my heritage and looked up...More
I loved visiting the COPE visitors centre, well put together and very informative! Laos have a very dark and interesting history which was really good to be aware and learn more about! I even went back a second time to the documentary room so i...More