Location: Vietnam History Museum is located at No. 1 Trang Tien Street, Hoan
Kiem District, Hanoi; behind the Hanoi Opera House.
Characteristic: Vietnam History Museum was founded in September 1958 and it
contains a great deal of valuable objects, which reflect all the periods of
The museum is a beautiful
architectural work. It provides an area of 2,000m² for exhibition. On the
ground floor are theme rooms:
from the Time of National Building to the Tran Dynasty. The second floor
features Vietnam from the Ho Dynasty to the Nguyen Dynasty and
contains a section on Cham Culture.
Nearly 7,000 objects and documents depict vividly the long process of
development of the Vietnamese community, its undaunted and heroic struggle
for thousand years, from its early history up to the August Revolution in
1945. The system of computers installed on the second floor is intended for
visitors to search for information effectively.
The exhibits provide systematic, scientific and reliable information for
those who want to understand and research on the history of Vietnam. The
museum is a tourist attraction for people inside and outside Vietnam.