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My biggest tip for this place is don’t go Friday as they close at 12.00pm. This museum covers the... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2018
Logan City, Australia
via mobile
Very weird opening times

I visited this museum on Sunday morning, and after 30 min visiting the ground floor exhibitions... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Havana, Cuba
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6 Apr 2018
19 Jul 2018
“Bad experience”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Pham Hung Street, Tu Liem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Love the architecture but the exhibits is so boring and less items. It is quite far from center and make sure it is not attractive tourist.

Thank AlexHoang91
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

My biggest tip for this place is don’t go Friday as they close at 12.00pm. This museum covers the full history of the country from the French occupation to the Vietnam war. Allow yourself a good few hours as there are a few levels to...More

Thank K5974JUjeffl
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

I mean the exterior is better than the interior. They could have this a better place for the local and tourist. Seriously don't even bother coming this place unless u have nthg to do. The hygiene in the wash room is also horrendous

Thank Marco T
Reviewed August 31, 2017

I visited this museum on Sunday morning, and after 30 min visiting the ground floor exhibitions they announced they will close for lunch. A museum which is supposed to attract visitors, especially during weekends cannot close at 11.30am and stay closed for two hours. This...More

Thank Ernesto1972_12
Reviewed August 4, 2017

It's a waste of goverment money to build this one and now it's nearly becoming a parking lot. The architecture is weird maybe i'm not good at admiring it but for me I just feel nothing and waste of time to come here.

Thank Boo B
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Only two of the four floors were open. Everything was in Vietnamese and as a foreigner I didn't understand a thing. In some parts, the lights were broken. It was like walking through an old garage with only one light bulb hanging from the ceiling....More

Thank Amber T
Reviewed January 20, 2017

Vietnam has some funny opening times for their attractions - like 9 - 12 and then 2 - 4 pm. We had to whiz through the Museum in about 30 minutes because of a lack of awareness of these times ... check it out when...More

Thank faysie2015
Reviewed June 13, 2016

This is a truly boring, neglected and not interesting museum. No wonder it's free of charge. While the architecture of the building is lovely from the outside, the dull interiors and the lack of ANY interesting exhibits or English explanations of the exhibits - make...More

2  Thank TheShis
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The place is quitE dead except for tge festive stalls outside because of celebration for party election and ted new year. The building archectural is interesting but dirty

Thank 1place1dream
Reviewed January 12, 2016

The museum had 3 floors and one was closed. Still, the collection is enjoyable, especially if you love 100 year old exquisite vases, clocks, watches, weapons, etc. that belonged to either the Vietnamese or the French in Vietnamese. I will never forget this one black...More

1  Thank erickirani1
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