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Museum of the Revolution

25 Tong Dan St., Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum and were very impressed. The museum takes you through a history of vietnam since the french colonisation, using artefacts and photos. There is little information about how they fit into the larger context, but we really enjoyed putting the pieces together...More

Thank Alicejames86
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The museum has some of Vietnam most important history. The plans are very interesting to look. The English text was a bit boring and badly done.

Thank Sherrelle M
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Although the topic of the museum could have been interested, we thought it was poorly executed. There was a lack of storytelling and providing context for the displays, making it very difficult to appreciate the museum or learn anything in the process

Thank Nicolas R
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I have no idea why the reviews are so negative. The museum portrays the incredible story of Vietnamese resistance against French and Japanese invaders quite well through a display of important documents, writings, weapons and persons. The museum must be viewed from the first room...More

2  Thank Yoomizle
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations for this museum because it is supposed to cover the most important historical events of what makes Vietnam the country it is today. Had I visited this museum in the 80s I would had felt at home but in 2017 this...More

Thank C D
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I love museums of every kind and found this one quite interesting. There are two floors of exhibits: the first of which is dedicated to the process of building Vietnam to become an independent country along with gifts to Ho Chi Minh. The second floor...More

1  Thank appetite4trvl
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Compared to other national attractions in Hanoi, this was not a good experience. While chronologically well organised, the English descriptions were mostly meaningless and just bad copy and paste jobs. Very, very repetitive with multiple exhibits and photos repeated ad nauseam. What a pity, should...More

Thank OddNob
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This museum catalogs the history over the past century or so and concentrates on different struggles mainly from a military perspective. There are some gaps in the story and parts of the museum's flow are disjointed. The exhibits are somewhat eclectic in nature with an...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Okay museum with some pretty interesting stuff. This is a joint ticket with the Vietnam National Museum of History.

Thank Keith E
Reviewed 15 January 2017

it's an experience that will bring you the spirit of togetherness. you will see how VIetnam transformed through the revolution and get their independence. I came from a country which was colonized over 3 century, but this experience is at another level

1  Thank mike_4m30nd
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