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Ho Chi Minh Museum

19 Ngoc Ha St | Ba Dinh District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3846 3757
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Existing in the same complex with "Uncle Ho's" mausoleum, the Ho Chi Minh Museum provides a comprehensive overview of his life and leadership for Vietnamese independence from the early 1940s until his death in 1979.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average27%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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“his life” (46 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
19 Ngoc Ha St | Ba Dinh District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3846 3757
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Reviewed yesterday

Was surprised by the creativity used to create all the exhibits in this museum. Apart from displaying Ho Chi Minh's life, there were interactive multimedia exhibits on the side describing the historical context in the world to correspond to his life (and rationale behind his...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Long lines to get a glimpse of Ho Chi Minh and how he has lived to serve as a beacon of Vietnamese resilience and love for independence and democracy

Thank pakbet
Reviewed 6 days ago

A nice museum to visit to see all things Ho Chi Min. Located in the old quarter not far from Ho Chi Mihns tomb

Thank PatH13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very nice, especially because it is unique, and is the only place that we can actually learn more about Ho Chi Minh other than his mausoleum. After a visit, people can actually take time to view the saigon river, as it provides...More

Thank Diggy_pompom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building itself is quiet spectacular and we enjoyed seeing the one pillar pagoda nearby. Inside the museum was quiet underwhelming. There was barely anything in English which made it hard to know what the displays were about. It was busy with school children so...More

Thank Julia O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure what was going on in this museum especially since the day we went, there were literally hundreds of school children there. The museum is strangely set out with no real story. I learned absolutely nothing here. Not worth visiting in my opinion.

Thank Natasha D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

part of Ho Chi Min complex, no where near as popular as visiting "Uncle Ho". still an interesting side tour, but not my cup of tea.

Thank grampsxpress
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The collection is chaotic, and I don't see any story line or logic for it. Description is only available in Vietnamese, so it's difficult for foreigner to understand anything.

Thank Florence V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite a reverential presentation and perhaps old fashioned in presentation, but informative. Our student guide was a great help

Thank Mary-Anne C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

As with all museums of this type, you have to kinda know what to expect and not take it a face value. The key to enjoying a museum like this is to see it as museum of authoritarianism and a way to understand personality cults....More

Thank move360
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