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Thanh Chuong Viet Palace

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Address: Hien Ninh commune - Day Dieu slope - Keo Ca dam Soc Son town, Hanoi, Vietnam
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+84 4 3991 2970
09:00 - 17:00
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Heritage preservation. Providing a very Vietnamese cultural identical tour...

Heritage preservation. Providing a very Vietnamese cultural identical tour to the past within a few hours.

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My favorite tourist site in the Hanoi area.

Originally Writer/Artist Thanh Chuong's personal residence. Very peaceful site with many buildings, art, statuary, pottery, ponds and pagodas. Located near the Hanoi Airport.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Originally Writer/Artist Thanh Chuong's personal residence. Very peaceful site with many buildings, art, statuary, pottery, ponds and pagodas. Located near the Hanoi Airport.

Thank JesseOtt
Spokane, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Quite small and antique. I would feel bored when coming to this palace if my friend who went along with me weren't an architect. He explained how the houses built in the antique style mean. Can't comprehend but it's quite interesting. Find a local expert if you want to visit this place.

1 Thank RoxtiePX
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371 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place is basically the Vietnamese painter's Thanh Chuong's private collection of arts and artifacts. The setting is representative of what an old Hanoi village was like. As you go through this "palace", you would see tons and tons of what Thanh Chuong collected through the years. There is also a garden setting with a resting pavilion in the middle... More 

1 Thank chanyu1
Nilma, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place is not well known and in fact our driver who said he had been before, got lost on the way and we took a cattle track type rough road in. Fortunately we came out on the bitumen, as we were en route to the airport and a flight to catch. (12 km from airport) It is a private... More 

3 Thank jacnjen
Port Macquarie, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Just outside Hanoi this palace is one of the hidden secrets of Vietnam, it shows off the culture and art of Thanh Chuong in a unique way. Getting there is not easy, you will need a GPS or similar. Once there the price of admission in very small but the palace itself is fantastic. One of the best outing I... More 

2 Thank Barry D
Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We were really impressed with this private art gallery - lovely gardens, great collection of statues, pottery and paintings and access to nearly all areas. The entry fee (130,000 VND) is quite pricey compared to most attractions in Hanoi, and it is a fair way out of town but good to do for something different and to enjoy the serenity.... More 

2 Thank AGeo1
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I read more reconditions from TripAdvisor for this place. We booked taxi round trip from hotel at old quarter cost is usd 30 per person and they drop us 2 spots another one I don't what it is -see photo of statue. Taxi took us to Thah Chuong Vietnam Palace for 1 hour, it just old palace and quite small.... More 

2 Thank Padh P
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

An old interesting palace in vietnamese style. walk around is also a considerable distance for the elderly. the preservation of the nature is good. But not much things to see in the complex. It can be a good experience to visit if you like archeological tour

1 Thank SOMWI
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35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

My friends who live in Hanoi took me here yesterday. I didn't know what to expect and was very pleasantly surprised. It is an artists private collection but set into the landscape trying to preserve viet heritage and history. The place is just beautiful and so serene. There is a tribute room to the artists father who was a famous... More 

2 Thank Sarah Q
Long Beach, California
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

It took my friend and I an 1 1/2hr journey by bus to see Thanh Chuong's Viet Palace - and it was worth it. I came across many locals when I returned to the city and they hadn't heard about Viet Palace. With that being said, it made sense why there weren't many tourists when I visited. It made it... More 

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