We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3733 2131
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$68.00*
and up
Half-Day Hanoi Motorbike Tour
More Info
US$87.50*
and up
Private Full-Day Hanoi City Tour
More Info
US$66.00*
and up
Half-Day Hanoi City Tour by Scooter
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This museum was opened in 1966. Though in need of updating, some interesting artifacts are on display in its three floors organized chronologically.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“vietnamese art” (106 reviews)
“modern art” (27 reviews)
LOCATION
66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
CONTACT
Website
+84 4 3733 2131
Ways to Experience Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)
from US$68.00
More Info
from US$87.50
More Info
from US$66.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (936)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"vietnamese art"
in 106 reviews
"lacquer paintings"
in 35 reviews
"modern art"
in 27 reviews
"interesting collection"
in 15 reviews
"love art"
in 10 reviews
"gift shop"
in 23 reviews
"art pieces"
in 8 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 41 reviews
"rainy day"
in 15 reviews
"on display"
in 23 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 9 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 16 reviews
"for sale"
in 9 reviews
"vietnam history"
in 9 reviews
"two hours"
in 9 reviews
"old quarter"
in 9 reviews
"literature"
in 73 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 730 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Perfect second or third day visit in Hanoi. Subjective impression : this museum is more interesting and striking than the archeological department of the History Museum. Should be combined with a visit to the Van Mieu / Temple of Literature and lunch to Koto restaurant...More

Thank Franzzzi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed today via mobile

Don’t miss this great museum Visit when Hanoi 37c outside great ceramics lacquer paintings and statues and just a short walk from crowded Temple of Literature cool and few tourists!

Thank Barbara M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed yesterday

The museum is in 2 buildings which provide 2 different tastes of art. The primary development provides some impressive contemporary pieces mixed with historic paintings. I acquired a much better understanding of the spirits from every time. The other building contained contemporary art installations with...More

Thank Tr V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I happened upon the Fine Arts Museum only by chance and decided to go on a whim. The layout of the museum is well thought out and efficient with the older art pieces on the first floor and the more modern pieces on the second...More

Thank Diogenes_of_LA
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to this particular museum truly brings home the outcome of earlier wars on the people as well as lifestyle of Vietnam inside a contemplative environment. The varied exhibits have been colourful in ways that are many and provided us an extremely interesting launch...More

Thank Vicente T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The post-1900 art in the main building, on the first and second floor, is really interesting. Clear influence of western artists, mixed with eastern styles and events. Lots of stuff about the war shown from a more complex perspective than just a gun in a...More

Thank Cafe_Man_Bristol1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the ceramics, but most interesting were local scenes painted in the style of Monet, Matisse and Degas. Exceptional also was a modern Vietnamese Tiger, that I plan to have copied by a local artist.. In my opinion this tour was far and away...More

Thank EM-Hanoi
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum had a few statues etc, and then most of it was mainly propaganda art, a lot of it quite violent. We took our 9 yr old daughter and it was definitely not suitable.

Thank Flore N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is in a beautiful setting and it’s one of those places you will always remember. The artefacts, paintings, sculptures and assorted bits and pieces are like nothing else you’ve ever seen. It doesn’t feel like a museum, or even a gallery. It’s just...More

Thank Dominick1984
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The same as various other historic monuments in Hanoi, the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum is really worth the drive to kill some time and also be surrounded by fantastic paintings clearly affected by its history and culture. The contemporary paintings at the fourth and third...More

Thank Hershel F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 619 hotels in Hanoi
Viet Phuong
1 review
.06 km away
VMQ Hotel
1 review
.19 km away
Royal Hotel
2 reviews
.25 km away
Do Thanh Hotel
1 review
.33 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Salmonoid
136 reviews
.12 km away
Bar Betta
109 reviews
.10 km away
Cafe Trang
27 reviews
.30 km away
Ren
53 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Temple of Literature & National University
9,046 reviews
.20 km away
Vietnam Military History Museum
1,422 reviews
.40 km away
Hanoi Flag Tower
468 reviews
.35 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
michalefko
July 18, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Anise2014 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can read the tag that IDs each work.
0
Votes
Meegs62
November 10, 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SwissFella | Reviewed this property |
08:30 to 17:00 (ish)
2
Votes
Kitty2374
May 1, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Trần V |
30000 VND ~ 1.5 USD for adult. More information is available at the website of the museum (English and French)
1
Vote
;