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Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater: Tours & Tickets

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Generations ago, Vietnamese puppeteers performed for their rural communities in waist-deep water, bringing to life legends and stories about their region. Water puppetry theaters like Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theater continue that tradition into...more
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55B Nguyen Thi Minh Khai | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a must to watch this play to see how talented the Vietnamese people are , particularly in cultural arts. A Special experience in Ho Chi Minh City. First time watch for Water puppet show. They are professional and can feel their efforts on...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank cinner023
Reviewed 5 days ago

the work of the people behind the scene is amazing very much worth the money and your time its in vietnamese but you can still enjoy without knowing what is being said

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank garyike
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had an excellent time at the water puppet show. The show is very funny to watch and everyone in the audience seemed to be having a great time. The live music is excellent, with some interesting instruments being played and also some nice singing...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank fernandezlomba
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really love the moving and dancing, the synchronized among the puppets also beautiful and matched with their traditional instruments. A unique show that is kept lively the whole time. Very colorful and musical. All the people must visit this show. Experience calm musical mystical...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank agarwal8228
Reviewed 1 week ago

The musicians looked like they were enjoying it, which made the whole thing more friendly.The benefit was that we were allocated prime seats at the front with the best views. The large tour groups tended to be put in rows further back. Inexpensive and delightful...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank weinbaum2s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We bought online tickets marketed as mobile tickets no waiting lines etc sold by the operator. Instead we needed to pick up the tickets at some agency, where we did not even receive the tickets themselves, we got there a voucher to pick the real...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we all thought that the performance really gave us an insight into Vietnamese culture and we enjoyed every second. This was well worth the wait to see this very interesting puppet show and the workman ship is surperb. We were entertained and amazed. The show...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank hannahisabella89
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little theatre the show includes live music and singing and the puppets are very colourful.The musicians and puppeteers were brilliant and, all in all, a good experience at a reasonable price. The puppets here might be more colourful & the lighting brighter. Show only...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jeroni201
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to the theatre. Amazing puppets and puppetry. Great value for money.It was an excellent experience. You can have a first experience of local art and culture. Show starts just in time and ends in time A good way to learn more of...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank haroldmanning
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this show is a great introduction to traditional Vietnamese culture. You see a whole series of little stories based on myths, history and everyday life. There is live music and narration which adds to the whole experience. The whole concept is amazing. And...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Steven H
July 30, 2019|
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Response from zbigmak | Reviewed this property |
Maybe you should get 2 of you to book tickets for the same show
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Rolando N
April 16, 2019|
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Response from Travelbug291 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rolando, currently the times are 3.oo pm, 4.10 pm, 5.20 pm, 6.30 pm, 8 pm. The shows go for approximately 50 minutes.They can vary at times, so it is wise to check with the theatre before attending. You can book and pay... More
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BradC1722
October 4, 2018|
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Response from ramanathanm | Reviewed this property |
Their website claims to have 4 daily shows . All in the evenings . First show is at 16.30. Last at 20.30. Thang Long Water Puppet Show
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