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DESTINATIONS Hanoi Tuesday, 22 September 2015

Museum of History in Ho Chi Minh city

One more ideal destination for visitors when travelling in Ho Chi MInh city.

The museum was established on August 23rd 1979 according to the 235/QĐ-UB decision of Ho Chi Minh People Committee. Basing on taking over and renovating Vietnam National Museum in Ho Chi Minh city.

The museum of history
The museum of history

Museum of history aims to reserve and promote national cultural heritage with the operations of studying, recovering and saving the documents and artifacts, publishing the publications to educating Vietnamese young people about national and international history.

To meet people’s demands, museum often cooperates with a lot of agencies to collect, expertise, preserve, and display the antiquities.

The museum's architecture
The museum's architecture

The exhibition system of the museum includes 2 topics:

-       The history of Vietnam from the beginning to the end of Nguyen Dynasty (1945) with 10 exhibitors

-       The collections of Southeast Asia history and culture with 8 exhibitors

 
Visitors in history museum
Visitors in history museum

In the museum, visitors can visit:

-       Hung Vuong Temple – a construction built at the beginning of the 20 century which was recognized as National Heritage in 2012

-       Studying about more than 12000 documents which was from 19 century with a lot of languages: Vietnamese, French, English, Chinese, Japanese, Thailand…

-       Seeing the water puppet – a Vietnamese traditional art.

-       Buying books and souvenirs, drinking coffee in Museum’s shop.

The antiquities in the museum
The antiquities in the museum
More information:
Add: 109/2 Nguyen Binh Khiem street, Da kao precinct, district 11, Ho Chi Minh city
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday: 08:00 – 11:30, 13:30 – 17:00
Close on Monday
Entrance fee: 2.000 – 22.000vnd/person
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