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Hanoi Police Museum, Hanoi

(4.4/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Learn about police history in Vietnam at the Hanoi Police Museum. Travel through time back to 1945 and make your way through seven decades of police history in the museum’s permanent exhibition. A variety of uniforms from over the years are on display, as well as a variety of information on the growth of the police force and their assistance during the Vietnam War. Take a guided tour in either English or Vietnamese and stop by the gift shop before you finish up your visit. Add Hanoi Police Museum and other attractions to your Hanoi trip itinerary using our Hanoi family vacation planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • We found this museum by chance because it wasn't in scripts and even with free admission. A modern museum with all the history and evolution of police forces from Vietnam, portrayed in various periods.
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  • This museum building is very outstanding and eye-catching while I walked passby. Its vicinity is very clean and lovely. The free entrance is complimentary and the exhibition never let me down. The col...  more »
  • There were few people seeing there at that time. I wonder why. There are lots of interesting staff to learn about the police in Vietnam. Above all, it's free. You can donate at the entrance. There are...  more »
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  • Absolutely worth your time! Nice polite stuff, good historical insights thru the prism of police and army. We had a nice patriotic guide, who was full of facts and funny Vietnam moments. We loved it! Cmon and visit this museum thats absolutely new for Hanoi.
  • Very interesting. Learnt a lot about the Vietnamese and all the tragic wars they have been through. So impressed by their mentality after, still being open minded and not holding grudges. Very friendly and knowledgeable guide! Recommend visiting!
  • Cool items on display, lots of pictures documenting the history of vietnamese police. The place is airconditioned and has clean toilets.
  • ok
  • batons and cuffed number 8
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