President ho Chi Minh Statue, Ho Chi Minh City

Pay tribute to the Vietnamese leader who fended off US invasion and put the divided country back together at President ho Chi Minh Statue, a very popular place for photos. Standing 7.2 m (ft) tall on a square in front of the French colonial style building, the statue shows the leader greeting visitors with his right arm gently raised. Inaugurated in 2015 to mark the former leader’s 125th anniversary, which replaced a former statue of him standing with a girl, this 4.5 m (14.7 ft) tall bronze statue stands on a 2.7 m (8.8 ft) tall black stone platform making a prominent landmark set in a well-maintained public garden. Make President ho Chi Minh Statue part of your personalized Ho Chi Minh City itinerary using our Ho Chi Minh City trip itinerary builder tool .
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  • October 4, 2017
    This statue stands at the end of the square and is well loved by the people. It represents a major change in the country for the Vietnamese people.  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    This statue of Ho Chi Minh stands for the building of the people's Committee. Especially in the evening, this is a meeting place for the local people.
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  • October 2, 2017
    Beautiful monument and with a beautiful explanation of our guide we have learned something. There have been but still not as long as the effort to reach agreement. Sure do.
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