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Hanoi Police Museum

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The Hanoi police museum

this was an interesting distraction from the hustle of the city a small museum well labelled in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gordon K

Just a few minutes walk from Hoa Lo Prison. Great little museum showing the history of the Police... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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67 Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Tran Hung Dao Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 24 3939 6941
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Reviewed 4 days ago

this was an interesting distraction from the hustle of the city a small museum well labelled in three languages including french and English

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gordon K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a few minutes walk from Hoa Lo Prison. Great little museum showing the history of the Police. Free to visit. Very quiet. We were the only people in when we visited.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank CarSteHolden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really interesting little museum which shows the development of the Hanoi Police Department since 1945. It's very well signed and has every exhibit clearly explained in Vietnamese, English and French. There is no entry fee and the front desk staff are very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank JSTrip_77
Reviewed 9 November 2018

It's free and it shows really interesting displays and gives good background information. Of course, you can read through the socialist ideology. The last section was interesting because they showed pictures of recent cases where the Vietnamese police caught drug smugglers, manufacturers of fake goods...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank janastravels
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Interesting display of police involvement throughout Vietnam’s history and in chronological order. Signs in Vietnamese, french and English. All in air conditioned comfort

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Zareen M
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Very good place for family with children to visit. No entrace fees, nice staffs, even they provided the police uniform for my kids. Love the way they introduced everything in the museum.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank woodlucy68
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is a very small, but a free museum. I wouldn't come out of your way here, but if you are in the area visiting the prison museum then you may as well come here as well. The displays seem quite well managed, and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Just taking a morning stroll from my hotel nearby. It is a two-story house. The exhibition was well presented and definitely learnt a little bit history of Hanoi.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Hawkdai007
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The police museum is a very well kept airconditioned two floor area. You are let alone to wander and wonder at the way the Vietnamese have developed their expertise over the years since the world wars. There are insightful memoirs from spies and the uniforms...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sameeransar
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Thanks for making such a nice museum which show case what Vietnam has to offer.Wonderful no words to describe.Salute

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank williams k
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