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Cong Tu Bac Lieu House (Prince of Bac Lieu House)

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Nice old palace of a rich prince ...

missing the historical and political contexdt. great and intesivley used place for selfies, group... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
afrank31
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Hanoi, Vietnam
Well preserved house of the Prince of Bac Lieu

Although the museum was very crowded on the Sunday we visited, we got a good sense of what his life... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Stefan L
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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13 Dien Bien Phu | Ward 3, Bac Lieu 99000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 1 week ago

missing the historical and political contexdt. great and intesivley used place for selfies, group and lovers pictures in antique aristocratic environment :D

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Although the museum was very crowded on the Sunday we visited, we got a good sense of what his life was about. No English information available. One of our party could speak Vietnamese so she translated information relayed by a tour guide. Apparently more quite...More

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit! We been here fews time to visit to kmow about Mr Cong Tu Bac Lieu history. It is a wonderful story about him. Musium, coffee and restaurant.

Thank mynameisenjoy
Reviewed 2 December 2016

7:30 AM - 14 Nov. 2016 BAC LIEU province (l was born at Tac Say village, Gia Rai district, Bac Lieu) After breakfast we headed to the richest coastal province in the Mekong Delta. There are a lot of places tourists can visit but I...More

2  Thank 919emma
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We often book this hotel during biz trip. No breakfast but you can try infront of hotel where have few orders. Historical hotel and you can free access for taking alook next museum.

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Good Hotel, good Restaurant. The price is ok. I love food here. I will come back. Build in 1909, next to the river.

1  Thank 275nguyenc
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This house is belong to the famous man who spent his money carelessly. He is very famous for burning the 100 dollar note to find the 1 dollar note several decades ago! He passed away, leave his son in a big debt. Now only his...More

Thank MaiD272
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I wouldn't make a special visit for this but if you're in the area it makes for an interesting little interlude - the house of the richest man in town who went on to squander all his wealth and leave his offspring destitute.

1  Thank Dakles
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped here as part of our tour itinerary. The story goes that this man was so rich, he even burnt money (literally) to use as fuel for cooking. You can immediately see from the design of the house and furniture that he left no...More

Thank SnowyKC
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Centrally located in Bac Lieu City. Mansion of a wealthy playboy by the name of Tran Trinh Huy in the early part of the 20th Century. Not really a Prince but honorific given due to his wealth. Mansion contains Vietnamese heavy-set wood furniture . Entrance...More

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