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Vietnam National Museum, Hanoi
(2.4/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the country’s rich and interesting past at Vietnam National Museum, attractive to visitors because of its unusual design in the shape of an upside down pyramid. You can either roam around on your own, or join an organized tour where the guide will tell you more about the most important exhibits. Here you can see a vast collection of historical relics, from ancient everyday items, over paintings, all kinds of preserved artifacts, to royal chandeliers and carefully crafted pieces of pottery. A visit here offers a good insight into the development of the country. Use our Hanoi vacation route planner to arrange your visit to Vietnam National Museum and other attractions in Hanoi.
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  • This is a lovely museum, which includes numerous artifacts (including some really ancient relics). The museum is spread over a couple of floors and outside in the garden. While not a lot of informatio...  more »
  • .. It rather just shows a bunch of artifacts. Though some of it might have been interesting enough, there is no help to understand the connection between the things or the time periods generally. 
  • Are often Museum of Viet Nam is poor cooling, such as sauna, here and everywhere Chair, 涼memashita good. Is a pretty wide variety of exhibits and cultural background, such as a 10 understood to enjoy the content. (I was in only the brief English description one could not understand) did not completely running on guidebooks, such as camera equipment and baggage inspection there's a troublesome thing and I came.
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