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Vietnamese Women's Museum

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Focused on the contribution of women to Vietnam's history and culture, this museum highlights their roles in Vietnam's many military conflicts as well as in commerce, including features on female street vendors, women's role in the family, and more...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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36 Ly Thuong Kiet | Hang Bai Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3825 9936
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow, I had no idea what I was stepping into when I came to this museum on the recommendation of a friend I met in ha long. The exhibits are thoughtfully laid out, informative, and give you a profound respect for the women of Vietnam....More

Thank dlam626
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum, it gave great insight into the life of women and celebrated their achievements. You get to understand the home life of women, rituals around marriage, the work life and wartime. Museum was well laid out and alot more informative than...More

Thank noelleh919
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum is laid out really well with each floor dedicated to a different aspect of women’s lives in Vietnam. I felt the value that women have in Vietnam. More than in lots of countries. The contribution women made to the war was amazing. Don’t...More

Thank Adeleradice
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very interesting museum, it gives a very clear explanation about the situation of Vietnemese women over the years. Audiotour is possible, but it’s also told on short notes all through the museum. It makes you think different about the street vendors, because these women are...More

Thank Diana9876
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent movies of classic marriages, religious ceremonies, and interview with females street vendors. Great group of regular clothing made by females of many ethnic minorities in Vietnam. Mostly just examples and photos of traditional dress. Unless you've a specific interest in the subject and also...More

Thank Tinoco M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent museum, very unusually devoted to all aspects of women's lives and importance in the history and culture of a country. Especially interesting for me were the courageous and vital roles they played in the American war. On a slightly separate note the importance of...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a woman I was rather interested in this particularly in the role women had played in shaping the modern Vietnam. It was interesting in to learn the different tribes of the more rural Vietnam but it seemed to rather gloss over the part played...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great museum showcasing the strength and determination of Vietnamese women! My wife and I came here prior to our Sapa excursion and we're so glad we did. We were given a glimpse into family structures, tradition, food cultivation and cultural dress. A great experience when...More

Thank cmmuff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well laid out and informative museum focussed on the life,experiences, culture and history of Vietnamese women. Lovely section on women’s clothing , and very thought provoking section on women’s role in civil unrest and war. Make sure you take the audio option as it adds...More

Thank PJPem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did a couple of museums and came here last. It's a cut above the rest, more modern and well laid out. I particularly enjoyed the women in the war section. If you only do one, do this.

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22 February 2018|
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Response from G1103BLchristinec | Reviewed this property |
2-3 hours. The nice thing about the audio guide is you enter the number for the display you want to hear about. Two of the floors we listened to almost all of the audio guide the last floor we listened to maybe one or two.
Jessica M
26 June 2017|
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Response from Deninicknat61 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. Make sure for the little extra you do the audio as it is well worth listening to the stories.
30 October 2016|
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Response from Emma M | Reviewed this property |
It was 30 000 dong/$1.30 US
Balakumar R
5 September 2016|
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
I think it is 8am to 5pm. I recommend the morning if walking in August.
5 June 2015|
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
30,000VND each.