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This beautiful private home, built around an open courtyard and filled with antiques, is over two hundred years old.
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101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 100000, Vietnam
+84 97 499 89 68
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This really is a very special house that was once owned by a well known Vietnamese merchant family. Have one of your Old Town heritage tickets handy, you'll not get in without one although it looked like you could pay with cash as an alternative....More

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house was rebuilt in the 18th century. It is built over 2 floors and 2 inter connecting houses. The architecture is split between Chinese And Japanese wood. This was a merchant's house and the ground floor was for stock that was to be sold...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old House Tan Ky in Hoi An has left us with full of impressions... Since generations, generations and still more generations this venerable property, constructed in Fengshui architectural style, has survived, without any harm for the wooden construction, the many frequent floods of the...More

Thank stoffel1953
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The interior was interesting. The basic building style can easily be seen by the wooden frame. No fancy ceilings, mouldings. Just the bare necessities in a home which has lasted for a long time.

Thank OZtraveller222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is probably my favorite monument I visited while in Hoi An. Nothing breathtaking to be expected, apart maybe the watermarks for the past floods. But the house is well preserved and give a feel for the glorious past of this once major trading port.

Thank Vincent T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Personally, I did not find this house a very worthwhile experience, it was incredibly small; literally just walk in one door and out the other. In addition having travelled to many asian countries in the past it was definitely not something new to see. Also...More

Thank micaela595
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This old house is preserved and one of the cornerstone houses of the preserved district of Hoi An. Various flood levels are marked on the walls. I found it so fascinating that this house has been able to withstand everything for centuries and is still...More

Thank Horsewoman_7
Reviewed August 14, 2018

If you only see two things in Hoi An it should be Tan Ky old house and the Japanese Covered Bridge! The Tan Ky house requires buying a ticket to Hoi An old town! This ticket can be bought at the tourist information boths (there...More

Thank Jan-OlofO
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Since we stayed in a beautiful historic hotel in town that looks like this (but much nicer), i could have taken a pass on this museum. i think there are other options on the list that would be better to see if you purchase the...More

Thank vegetarian-girl
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Built two centuries ago by an Vietnamese family and preserved through seven generations. The roof structure shows Japanese and Chinese influences on the architecture. It is a typical Vietnamese house with living room, centre open air area and kitchen at the back. The living quarters...More

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