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Hoi An Museum, Hoi An

(1.8/5 based on 90+ 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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  • Has the potential to be a wonderful place. The exhibits on the Vietnam War are genuinely interesting, and worth a look if you're into modern history. The local exhibits are less well-presented though ...  more »
  • After enjoying the National Museum of Kuala Lumpur this was a definite disappointment. The displays were antiquated and dusty, the English sub-titles needed some correcting ... just as well it was fre...  more »
  • Given the rich cultural history of Hoi An, I had high hopes for this museum. Sadly I think you could get more information from the Wikipedia page. It seems as if it hasn't been touched since it was op...  more »
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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.