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Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

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**This place is temporarily closed** Every year many thousands of respectful citizens and tourists visit the final resting place of the country’s most notable historic figure.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2 Hung Vuong | Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

To understand how much Uncle Ho is well loved by the Vietnamese, a trip to the mausoleum is a must. The expansive and well kept grounds are a testament to his philosophy. Live simply but live well. It's incredible to imagine him strolling his grounds....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a good day it only takes 20 or so minutes to see Ho Chi Minh lying in the crypt. If you see a line of people just join it. It was actually a moving experience and unexpected emotion so can imagine what the Vietnamese...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A large modern air conditioned building is home to the body. A very impressive marble building built by the Russians in a Russian style. Lots of guards in their formal whites add to the spectacle. Quite a process & walk to access it but all...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Peter E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of rules,no hats, no sunglasses, knees and shoulders covered, no cameras, no food or drinks, but going passed the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh was quite an experience. Next to the Mausoleum is the park and different houses he lived in, well worth...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was quite cool to see this but there isn’t much to do there. There is a museum there too but it wasn’t open when we were there.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank euangm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a very surreal experience being so close to the body of such an iconic person in the history of Vietnam. But a visit to the Mausaleum is more than seeing Ho Chi Minh in his resting place. The chance to view his homes...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mark19620727
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The queue was short and the wait was worth it. The short journey around Ho Chi Minh was an experience for the whole family and raised a lot of questions from my daughter. Unfortunately you are unable to take pictures inside. And make sure the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank andrewpr0bins0n
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s a must I Guess to visit this place as it’s open place and great to understand the history behind it 👍

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank catharinaazur
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a quick trip because: -temperature was mid 30 celcius -not sheltered walkway -ho chi minh's tomb was closed (Mondays and Fridays) -attraction closes by midday Positives - nice gardens - good display of cars and buildings used by ho chi minh - costs...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank KalyaniG50
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fascinating place. Well recommended. The Pagoda outside is lovely and the museum articles are great. Only open in the morning though

Date of experience: September 2019
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discodivaNewcastle
May 17, 2019|
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Response from Jean A |
It s about 25 mn by walk. you can go by taxi to go there (around 45.000 vnd). Of course you can take picture outside.
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September 29, 2018|
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Response from Luscious54 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Ho Chi Minh!!
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GlobeTrotter3786
September 5, 2018|
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Response from scubacol11 | Reviewed this property |
usually open tuesday to thursday 07.30 to 10.30 and saturday and sunday same times,hope this helps.
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