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Ho Chi Minh Presidential Palace Historical Site

No 1 Hoang Hoa Tham street , Ba Dinh District | Ngoc Ha, Ba Dinh, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 80 44287
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Ho Chi Minh opted to live in this modest wooden house rather than the opulent Presidential Palace.
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  • Very good46%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“simple life” (45 reviews)
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No 1 Hoang Hoa Tham street , Ba Dinh District | Ngoc Ha, Ba Dinh, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 80 44287
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Reviewed yesterday

This massive yellow building is absolutely stunning (from the outside, of course)! Take a stroll around the beautiful grounds and see the little buildings where Ho Chi Minh lived. So much history and so worth the visit!

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 3 days ago

You cant get inside the palace nor get very close as there is a fence surrounding the building. It is very pretty and the grounds inside and surrounding it are beautiful. Hard to get a good picture due to the fence.

Thank bikeco
Reviewed 3 days ago

This truly shows the reverence the Ho Chi Minh held amount his people the gardens have to be seen to be believed yet the man himself lived in a very simple cottage within the grounds truly a man of the people

Thank Wazza_and_Ness
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We weren't able to visit inside. I think you can visit the gardens. Outside pretty building but nothing else.

Thank ErikaBarbieri
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ho Chi Minh Presidential Palace is located in Hanoi near the west lake. The palace shows a glimpse of Vietnamese Architecture and is vast. Near by it had the Ho chi Minh muesoleum and the Parliament building. The palace has a beautiful water fountain in...More

Thank AshokMela
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gated so there is no entry but it is a very impressive building. Worth walking past after the ho chi min museum on your way to the botanical gardens.

Thank Jacob R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My Husband and I did a tour on New Year day. There were a lot of people here but it was well worth the trip. Lots of information about Ho Chi Minh and how he lived.

Thank RahRah13
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful walk around the pond and green trees. We got to visit the house where Ho Chi Mi h lived for many years. You can peek into his rooms from outside windows.

Thank Lv2Teach
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour took us through the Presidential Palace grounds and the place where Ho Chi Minh preferred to sleep and work. The surroundings were lovely and the information interesting. Everything in his little house is just as he left it - his favorite chair and...More

Thank 2OnTheRoad2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good experience, you look back at the history of this country, a lot of useful details about the life of this great man!

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31 May 2015|
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Response from Mar T |
Main entrance fee is 40.000VND for foreigners, free for vietnamese!
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