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Hoi An Museum, Hoi An
(1.8/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Tour regional history at Hoi An Museum, a historic pavilion displaying large bronze bells, ancient stone carvings, old photographs and restored traditional rooms. Over 400 sq m (4,305 sq ft) of exhibition space feature 712 documents and artifacts since pre-Champa and Dai Viet period up until modern, revolutionary era. Some 337 documents detail the city’s anti-French and anti-American resistance. Traditional inner courtyards with period architecture feature well-maintained gardens. A café a t the fourth floor and rooftop balcony provide nice sweeping views of the city. This ticket gives you access to four museums scattered around old town. To visit Hoi An Museum on your holiday in Hoi An, and find out what else Hoi An has to offer, use our Hoi An tourist route planner.
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  • (Average score) A small museum area but includes some good and informative exhibition on the history and cultural heritage of Hoi An and the surrounding area. In the Museum also has exhibitions on the war against the United States of America
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  • We did not pay to enter the museum. The American war relics are in English but all the other items are not. The museum is very basic and tired but interesting. If you walk to the top floor you get a b...  more »
  • A nice museum. But do not specifically. Some great shots and some pots and war fragments.
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  • Nice museum. Some historical pieces. Also the cafe on the top offers a really nice view on the city and the area around!
  • Nice cafe on the top floor for a great view of the ancient town. Sip some VNese ice coffee and enjoy the view.
  • Really basic museum. Most exhibitions don't have English descriptions. The war exhibition is kind of nice and the rooftop cafe has some good views.
  • Probably the smallest museum I've ever been to. The contents are interesting, but even if you're going through it slowly and thoroughly, there's only really enough for a twenty minute visit.
  • The 5 stars are for the cafe/bar on the top floor with amazing views of the city. Small but interesting museum (history and art), as much of the building is offices.