Bogyoke Aung San Museum

BogyokeAung San meaning General Aung San, the hero who fought for the Independence of the country, Myanmar. He was assassinated on 1947 July 19 by Galone U Saw and his companions.

After his death, Bogyoke's Home became the museum for the public, to go and see the memorial days. The museum was established in 1962, at No.15, Bogyoke Museum Lane, Bahan Township near Kandawgyi Lake. It is a two storey building built during the colonial time. Several mementos of Bogyoke such as famous speeches, old family photos, and handwritten notes of Bogyoke can be seen inside the museum.
The museum was opened only for the Martyrs' Day of 19 July in the past. But the museum formally reopened on 24 March 2012. It is open from Wednesday to Sunday (10 am to 4 pm), except on public holidays.

Bogyoke Aung San Museum is 4.1 Km far from Pyay Garden Residence and it takes about 13 minute - drive to get there from the Residence.