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Old House of Tan Ky

101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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This beautiful private home, built around an open courtyard and filled with antiques, is over two hundred years old.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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101 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An 10000, Vietnam
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Reviewed September 4, 2015

Despite contradicting views among visitors, I would advise to use one ticket for this very old house of Tan Ky if you are interested in the history in Hoi An. There are always guides in the old house who would explain everything there is in...More

1  Thank Wayne K
Reviewed September 4, 2015

What a lovely old house that shows the ancient architecture of Hoi An. Tan Ky family house gives us a glimpse of their life in that old days! The house could be old and a bit run down, but it is still worth a visit...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Our group stopped by the Old House as part of a tour. We were invited inside where we were seated and given some history of the Old building and offered some tea by the owners as we relaxed and listened to some history of the...More

Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

We read some reviews for this place and thought it sounded interesting but it just wasn't. It's a pretty old house but there are only two rooms and dark ones at that. I've heard that there is meant to be a guide explaining the history...More

Thank fandangofred
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Compared to Phoung Hung Old House near the Japanese Covered Bridge the Old House of Tan Ky does not have much to offer.

2  Thank pinoytraveller2
Reviewed August 28, 2015

The house inside has some history on it, but you sort of feel like you're actually stepping into someone's home. The grandparents are very kind and gentle when you go in. And are happy to share the history of the building as well, although their...More

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed August 26, 2015

Interesting visit to see the interior of the house though the visit only took about 10 mins. Short explanation provided by one of the many guides.

Thank mybeagle2003
Reviewed August 18, 2015

This old house is an interesting visit and worth a few minutes of your time. I feel it needs to be seen as a part of appreciating the overall historical tapestry of Hoi An rather than being a must-see in its own right. I found...More

Thank Gavatron07
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

An interesting part of the historic back story of Hoi An, with lots of good detail. The reason why I haven't scored it higher was simply that it was packed with tours when we arrived and was therefore incredibly hot and felt somewhat artifical. I'm...More

Thank robinson25261
Reviewed August 5, 2015

Use one of the 5 tickets from your Hoi An Ancient Town card to visit this beautiful house. Walk in, be seated, and someone will give you a cup of tea before explaining the history of the house. Next comes the tour. Enjoy!

Thank Robin H
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