Ho Chi Minh Museum
Location: Ho Chi Minh Museum is located at 3 Ngoc Ha Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi,
near Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum.
Characteristic: The museum is a four-story building covering a total area of 100ha and designed in the shape of a lotus flower as a symbol of President Ho’s noble character.
This museum was completed on 9 May 1990 for the 100th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s birthday.
The main showroom displays 117,274 documents,
articles, pictures and exhibits illustrating the historical events that took
place during President Ho Chi Minh’s life, as well as important events that
occurred in the rest of the world since the end of the 19th
The museum contains other rooms such as a library, a large hall, meeting rooms and research rooms.
Since its opening, the museum has welcomed millions of domestic and foreign visitors. It is open daily from 8 to 11 am and 1.30pm to 4.30 pm. Photography is forbidden. Cameras and bags must be left at the reception.
Source: Vietnam Administration of Tourism