Length from An Duong gate to Van Kiep gate, the total path length of the ceramic is 6018 meters along the Red River with a total area of approximately 6500 square meters with many interesting topics.
was recognized as the longest pottery mural in the world by the Guinness Book of World Records last September, 2010 as a special way to celebrate the city’s 1000th anniversary
The road has ceramic pottery patterns as murals that were popular during the Dong Son, Ly Dynasty, Tran Dynasty, Le Dynasty and Nguyen Dynasty eras. The mural is also decorated with traditional architectural designs of Vietnam’s 54 ethnic groups, paintings of Hanoi, of children and of local and international artists. Images of some Hanoi icons like the One Pillar Pagoda, The Huc Bridge, Khue Van Cac Pavilion in the Temple of Literature are also part of the road project work.
The whole thing was completed on September 25, and on October 5, 2010, a representative of the Guinness Book of Records inspected Ceramic Road and acknowledged it as the longest mural in the world. This is typical creation also the gate into Vietnam’s fascinating history, and an unbelievable artwork, Ceramic Road is set to become one of Vietnam’s most popular tourist attractions.