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If you want to learn about Old Quarter - take a walking tour, or get a self-guide book and walk it. All over you will see a Vietnames flag showing the tourist attraction. Lovely example of an ancient house.
A really interesting introduction to Hanoi's history and heritage.
Displays and signage, excellent. Easy to read and English was good.
Staff very helpful. The first time we went my camera battery failed and the spare was 'flat'. Went back the next day and staff remembered...More
The Ancient House provides a window into the life of family living and running a hoe-based business in ancient Hoian. The innovative construction on marble foundations provides the double protection from wood borers as well as floods which are a regular occurrence in this riverside...More
Love this place! right on one of the main streets in old quarter - this little gem give a nice view of how Vietnamese life in the city was like long ago - the house is beautifully restored and is a classic shop house with...More
I did the walking tour and the guide showed me this ancient house. This has been still well preserved in its original form from at the end of 19th century. The architecture of this house is very typical in Hanoi that locals call "tube house"....More
Interesting restored building to demonstrate how Hanoi traders worked (at the front of the building) and lived at the back. I 'd suggest that you visit with someone who can explain to you why it is laid out the way it is.
Note that you...More