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Address: 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone Number: 808.5037
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Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 11:00 am
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: This fascinating government building, significant for its role in the...
This fascinating government building, significant for its role in the Vietnam conflict, is preserved almost exactly as it was in 1966.
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A fairly austere 'palace' but interesting for the 70s history with the bombing of the palace roof by North Vietnam and ultimately tanks rolling into the front garden when Saigon... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Although impressive and well preserved, visiting this Palace is like going back in time. If you're in Saigon and you know anything about history this is definitely a must see. One of the few attractions that I've visited that is a real museum.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

An interesting building that has had many roles over history, the most recent being the living quarters of the President before it was handed over as a public reminder of the history of Saigon and Vietnam. Worth a look, but the lack of detail/info means you're peering into many similar looking large meeting rooms without a lot of knowledge of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

A fairly austere 'palace' but interesting for the 70s history with the bombing of the palace roof by North Vietnam and ultimately tanks rolling into the front garden when Saigon fell in 1975.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

one of the must-see buildings. Plus, it's within walking distance of some other tourist attractions like the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office. you can walk around the palace without any real need of a guide and learn about the time in history during the fall of Saigon. there are signages to assist you around. you can get... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

If you are a history buff, or nuts about 60's decor then this is the place for you. Hire a local guide or take a good guide book as you walk from Hall to Hall. Downstairs in the bunker, there is an eerie mood with the deserted rooms with maps and communication and war room. The basement is very warm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

It takes about 30 minutes and costs $1.50 per person, well worth it to see this perfect relic of the 70s in HCMC. It is in a great area, right at the heart of district 1, steps from numerous other important sites of the city, as well as some of the loveliest cafes for breakfast and lunch. I'd say it's... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Interesting historical site, though still a work in progress, the restoration is going well and there is still lots to see.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Interesting place, really busy though and quite tight in some places. There is a section where you go through the basement and there isn't much room to get passed people.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We chose it because we had some time zo kill. But what a surprise! Really worth a visit even if some parts are a bit spooky. Or maybe because of that?!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was the seat of the South Vietnamese government before it fell in 1975. It has been kept pretty much the same since that time. You can walk around the palace at your own leisure. It is a must see place if you go to Saigon

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Address: 135 Nam Ky Khoi Nghia | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Phone Number: 808.5037
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Ho Chi Minh City
Open Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 11:00 am  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 11:00 am  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 11:00 am  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 11:00 am  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 11:00 am  1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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