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Ho Chi Minh City Museum

65 Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghe ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
08.8299741
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A sneak peak to the history of Ho Chi Minh

If you are a History buff, come visit this museum as it educate you on the establishment of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
malinja7
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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very well detailed history of Ho Chi Minh. Must visit . It also depicts his visit to India and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rakesh S
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Ahmedabad, India
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65 Ly Tu Trong, Ben Nghe ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a History buff, come visit this museum as it educate you on the establishment of the capital of Vietnam. Most of the exhibit are old and not so well maintained but sufficient to help you pass time especially if you have run...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very well detailed history of Ho Chi Minh. Must visit . It also depicts his visit to India and Russia. Funny to see him smoking in a Russia school

Thank Rakesh S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As with many museums you're never sure what to expect. This however was particularly revealing detailing periods of Saigon's various occupations throughout history. Most interesting for myself was the Chi Chi Tunnel exhibit

Thank DRWesthill
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Pros; - Very cheap entrance - Mildly interesting, has some old stuff that might be of interest. - Quiet and not full of tourists - Nice architecture of building and layout - balcony views. Cons; - Not that much to actually see, exhibitions seemed a...More

Thank DAH364
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

There alot of historical things which is really awesome creatures! People who are visiting these place will know abit about their history pathways!

Thank logen t
Reviewed October 8, 2017

It was a humbling place to visit.The grounds were beautiful and the guide was very imformiitive. It sounded like Mr Ho was an Honorable man.

Thank Kelliemcleod
Reviewed September 29, 2017

The Museum of Ho Chi Mihn City (Bao Tang Thanh Pho Ho Chi Mihn) is housed in a late 19th century building which was once used as the Cochinchina Governor's palace, the headquarter of the Provisional Committee, the British Lieutenant Colonel's palace, the headquarter of...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed September 15, 2017

if you are interested to know more about Saigon history this museum will give you some insights. don't expect too much as the content is limited and the museum need renovation but the years underFrench occupency are very interesting

Thank Guy B
Reviewed September 14, 2017

I could go into huge details on why you shouldn't bother coming here but I'll keep it to a short paragraph. If seeing an historic building left in disrepair, basically un staffed, no real flow to any of the stories or displays, no information on...More

Thank Drue S
Reviewed August 29, 2017

The visit to the museum highlights the history of the war between the American and the Vietnamese people. It a must to visit the museum and get a differ perspex of the entire story.

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Eric E
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Response from Damien S | Reviewed this property |
There was a a very small fee to pay at the gate. 1 or 2 $US
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