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Lenin Statue, Hanoi

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Visit Lenin Statue to learn about the Bolshevik history. Erected in 1980, the stone sculpture honors the Russian politician Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov better known to the world as Lenin. See the gift of USSR to Vietnam and learn what hides behind the stone cold face of a revolutionary. Take a break at the park surround the statue and observe the locals having fun next to a statue of a man who changed the course of history. Arrange your visit to Lenin Statue and discover more family-friendly attractions in Hanoi using our Hanoi vacation generator.
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  • Whilst some have criticised Lenin in their TA reviews, I disagree because such would be dismissive of his part in history. We can not re-write history, just learn from it. The statue is impressive in ...  more »
  • Politics aside, and don't forget where you are. Easily accessible to the side of Điện Biên Phủ and opposite the Flag Tower (of which you get a lovely view from here). Backs on to the peaceful (albeit ...  more »
  • Within walking distance from the square with an extra 10 Ho Chi Minh Temple Street. Marx, Lenin, Ho Chi Minh and a Communist revolution if you know the history of the gamhoega deep and rather a lot of Westerners. If you go to the next country, Cambodia, Lenin and Ho Chi Minh City photos are at all times.
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