Welcome to the Secretariat

open daily 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Secretariat is Yangon’s most intriguing and beautiful historic architectural landmark. The Victorian-colonial masterpiece that sits on almost 16 acres in the heart of Yangon was once the seat of British administration in Burma.
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Daily Guided Tour

The Secretariat Yangon’s Daily Guided Tours offer vistiors a peak behind closed doors and construction scaffolding.

Explore the history of the colossal colonial building and learn the details of the complex’s multi-year effort while being escorted by an expert local guide.

Tours are available every hour

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Foreign Local
Adult $10 USD/ 15,000ks per 3,000ks per
Child $5 USD/ 8,000 ks per 1,000 ks per

(under 12 yrs of age)

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Minister Building

Rise of The Secretariat Yangon

After the British annexation of Upper Burma in 1886, the British colonial government’s administrative work increased exponentially resulting in an urgent need to expand the cramped and poorly lit administration building original located on Strand Road. The British assigned Henry Hoyne-Fox, executive engineer at government’s public works the task of designing a sprawling new Victorian-style complex on 16 acres in the heart of Yangon. Design and construction of the complex began in the 1889.

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Minister Building

Rise of The Secretariat Yangon

After the British annexation of Upper Burma in 1886, the British colonial government’s administrative work increased exponentially resulting in an urgent need to expand the cramped and poorly lit administration building original located on Strand Road. The British assigned Henry Hoyne-Fox, executive engineer at government’s public works the task of designing a sprawling new Victorian-style complex on 16 acres in the heart of Yangon. Design and construction of the complex began in the 1889.

Journey to Rangoon | Buffet and Heritage Show

Join us at The Secretariat Yangon in one of its elegant grand ballrooms for a journey back in time to the early 1900s.
Enjoy a scrumptious buffet meal of traditional Myanmar dishes, mixed with European, Chinese and Indian delicacies will begin your timeless exploration of the many cultures that built Rangoon.

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A 45-minute heritage show will entertain and inform you through music, dance and visuals as you travel through the history of the many traditions that have been woven together in the development of this unique and timeless city.

Schedule:
Friday Evening 6:00 – 8:30pm
Saturday Evening 6:00 – 8:30pm
Sunday Lunch 11:30 – 2:00pm
Sunday Evening 6:00 – 8:30pm


For those attending Journey to Rangoon Buffet and Heritage Show entrance is by the east gate located on Theinbyu Road.

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Showcasing the ancient Bagan dance
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Showcasing the ancient Bagan dance

Evening Show dinner

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Showcasing the ancient Bagan dance
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Showcasing the ancient Bagan dance
22 November, 2019

Journey to Rangoon | Buffet

Join us at The Secretariat Yangon in one of its elegant grand ballrooms for a jo

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31 December, 2019

Evening Show dinner

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8 October, 2019

"Art Master" Art Exhibition

more than 100 artworks (1000- 15,000 USD)

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