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Address: Trieu Viet Vuong street, near by Crazy house, Da Lat 61000, Vietnam
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Preserved almost intact, this is the most popular of the three Bao Dai...

Preserved almost intact, this is the most popular of the three Bao Dai palaces in town; Bao Dai was ousted by Ho Chi Minh in 1945.

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a good place to learn history

Well obviously it's not a place of outstanding architecture. but you can visit to discover more abt its history and the last dynasty of vietnam.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well obviously it's not a place of outstanding architecture. but you can visit to discover more abt its history and the last dynasty of vietnam.

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Nonthaburi Province, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance ticket costs 20,000 dongs for foreigner. I learn a lot of Bao Dai history and his family.

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takaratsuka city hyogo japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Flowers, nice place is this house located! Now belong to history! I really learned about Vietnamese history! Let say one step more! If you are in đà visit here!

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Melbourne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In a beautiful hilltop location a modestly decorated palace used by the last emperor his wife and 5 children on summer holidays . After the Queen left for France he lived with his concubine there until the handover when he too moved to France and a new French wife .

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

It was a very short and cheap taxi ride out to the Summer Palace and whilst we didn't ask for the taxi to wait he was still there when we left so easy to get back into town. The palace is very modest but a good example of royal life in the 50's. Lovely gardens and lots of props the... More 

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Thank Williams17
Heswall, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

A very Art Deco type building, interesting to walk around and to see how the family and their children had lived, lovely gardens to walk around

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We went to this palace recently. The building is not that stunning. However inside of the palace remains how it used to be. Very art deco. Loved it. Unfortunately some of the visitors just does not appreciate the place and let kids jumping up and down on the sofa. The garden of this place is beautiful. Very nice and calm.... More 

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Some interesting stuffs to look at but I think it's not much. Kitchen is huge though! 45mins and it's all over. Had a ride on carriage with the kids and they love it.

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Thank Tim L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Pretty average. Could easily enjoy your stay in Dalat without going here. Walking from the city center to Bao Dai's Palace was more interesting and entertain then my destination.

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Liege Province, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I was amazed by this place ( whose entrance is just 20k vnd) - because I like a lot that art deco style and everything is perfectly conserved - because it looks like if people left some weeks ago - because after having see that you can read hours of vn history and feel closer to it Nevertheless this is... More 

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