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Old House of Tan Ky

101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I liked this house, and don't regret spending a few minutes here on our tour of the ancient town. There are local guides here which will explain some of the interesting features of the mixed architecture of the home. I marveled that we were allowed/encouraged...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice and spectacular Phoenix and fountains in the court yard staff had an interesting story to tell it was ok but very hot day.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional home. Now for tourists. Interesting to see how many times it has been flooded. Always interesting to see how people lived/live.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Old house in Hoian. Some furnitures are exhibited in 1st floor. Narrow 2 rooms. Closed 2nd floor. Ticket is needed.

Thank Dona_Natasha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very old building. Photos inside show how high the water gets when it floods. Interesting piece of pottery demonstrating Buddhist 80% saying.

Thank MarDee5922
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do wish I had been able to understand our local guide as he placed lots of importance on this sight and the story of this family past and present. Alas, I cannot say more.

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the House of Tan Ky interesting but not a must see. It gives you a quaint feeling of the times. If you have ample time I would visit it.

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The visit began with a tiny cup of tea and the guide explaining in English about the architecture of the house, which was very interesting. It is beautiful inside, traditional dark wood pillars inlaid with mother of pearl. The rooms take you into an open...More

Thank carleton23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting the Old House of Tan Ky is limited to the first floor (as it's still a private residence), a tea, and a short narrative. For me the most interesting part of the visit is to see the lines on the walls marking the levels...More

Thank TravellinWhirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An unassuming little bit of antiquity, gives a good feeling of the times. It was a little crowded but easy to move around in, Glad to have purchased my lucky birth year coin here!

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Nicolas W
Bonjour, nous avons visité une vieille maison à Hôi An en 2000 dont nous ne nous souvenons pas l'emplacement. Elle appartient à Monsieur Bao Ly. Est ce que c'est bien la vôtre ?
November 28, 2015|
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