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Phuongnam Lacquerware

219 Nguyen Trai St. | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 8 3637 0434
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Splendid selection of lacquerware

At the outset of your visit, you do get to see some artists making lacquerware with egg shells, sea... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
70karenina
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Boston, Massachusetts
Interesting visit

Obviously one of these stops that the tourist companies get back handers for dropping bus loads of... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
DRWesthill
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Aberdeenshire
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8 Jan 2018
“Splendid selection of lacquerware”
25 Oct 2017
“Interesting visit”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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219 Nguyen Trai St. | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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+84 8 3637 0434
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

At the outset of your visit, you do get to see some artists making lacquerware with egg shells, sea shells and paint, and then you quickly get to the displays of completed work. They have a good variety of sizes, styles and products. The staff...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Obviously one of these stops that the tourist companies get back handers for dropping bus loads of tourists off at. Having said that the factory tour was interesting and did lead into a shop at least 5 times the floor area of the factory. Really...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Had no idea how lacquerware was made. Walking through the different steps was extremely interesting (we were taken in charge by french speaking couple, very nice, very pleasant). And then visiting the gallery...... Such beautiful pieces and some we really fell in love with. Only...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Great demonstration using mother of pearl and egg shells to create beautiful paintings, plates and other artefacts. Huge gallery with some beautiful exhibits. Made a small purchase of a picture with local Vietnamese boat scene. Could have easily made more purchases if not for the...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Several years ago I passed a bus of French tourists entering this lacquer ware factory, so I tailed along. The guide was a very nice lady who spoke both French and English. We followed her through the factory, observing the various stages of lacquer ware,...More

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