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Address: | Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
Name/address in local language
Phone Number:
+84 4 3845 5128
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Today
08:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:30
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 08:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:30
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 16:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description:

Every year many thousands of respectful citizens and tourists visit the...

Every year many thousands of respectful citizens and tourists visit the final resting place of the country’s most notable historic figure.

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A revered leader for his people. His story is amazing. Every thing here is tightly controlled. Walking around in single or double file. Military all over the place. The... read more

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Rosebud, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A revered leader for his people. His story is amazing. Every thing here is tightly controlled. Walking around in single or double file. Military all over the place. The presidents palace and gardens were delightful.

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Wigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We didn't get to go in here because we visited while a viewing is unavailable however we did get to see the changing of the guards which was interesting in itself. How is it possible to keep up that style of marching. There is a line that you can't cross and even pitting a foot on this will bring a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I went with my family, and this was really cool to go see. We were walked around the gardens and then walked through the building. Even though it was really strict and secure it was still cool to have a look.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Unfortunately our tour group arranged our visit here on a Monday - the one day that the actual Mausoleum containing Uncle Ho is closed, as was the Museum of Ho Chi Minh. Great service!! However, we were able to visit the surrounds and former homes of Ho Chi Minh with our guide, which was very interesting and well worth the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time good food and amazing shops, friendly people very good with kids. Traffic is crazy makes life hard and the smoke can't be good for you

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The opening hours for the actual mausoleum are quite limited, nonetheless it is located in a very attractive part of Hanoi, with wide tree lined boulevards, and beautiful homes and embassies. As no cars or mopeds are allowed into the mausoleum it is a pleasant peaceful haven with wide walkways and many attractive flower beds.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A bit of history and good photo opportunity. Worth a quick visit for few photos. Good guide will fill you in about the history and legacy...or better still just look it up in a guide book or Google it... Must to see if your in Hanoi..lots of impressive qovernment buildings near by...significant French influenced architecture in the area..

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Take care to check opening times - for me it was closed as Ho Chi Minh was visiting Moscow. The square in front of the mausoleum is large and imposing. the changing of the guard is well worth waiting for.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When I went there the mausoleum was closed for visitors. But stll I'm happy to have passed by. It's typical socialist architecture with huge buildings and a huge boulevard for parades. Also seen the changing of the guard procedure.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It really is an honor to get to view Ho Chih Minh's body even if it's also very creepy as he has been embalmed for ages. As my guide said, you can view him from 8-11 and then he goes back in the fridge! The line moves fast. I went with a guide but there is a charge.

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