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Reviewed 7 August 2019

Vietnam Museum of Ethnology in Hanoi offers an insight into the different ethnic groups of Vietnam in an effort to preserve cultural heritage and promote socio-cultural diversity within the country.The museum is full of information detailing traditional Vietnamese ways of life, from religious events to the symbolic rituals of all the Vietnamese ethnic groups.
The museum has over 15,000 artefacts including photographs and other multi-media such as audiotapes.
There are priceless antiques on display alongside everyday objects such as pipes, baskets and knives. Yo can see a wide range of interesting items on display at the museum with clothes, jewellery and items relating to weddings, funeral ceremonies and other spiritual rituals offering a glimpse of their history, heritage and cultural identity. The museum is suitable for children visit.
The museum also has wheelchair access with ramps throughout and an elevator for access to the second floor. No photography is allowed inside the museum.
Opening Hours: From 08:30 - 17:30, closed on Mondays

Date of experience: May 2019
4  Thank Govindan60
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Reviewed 7 August 2019

A good place to learn the ethnic groups in Vietnam. The most interesting part is the outdoor section of the museum where you got to see some real size tribal houses modeling after the traditional architecture of ethnic minorities.

Date of experience: December 2018
3  Thank furball_furever
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Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

A brilliant place to look back at the different settlements and homes of the past, interesting and educational.

Date of experience: July 2019
4  Thank BristolMelly73
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Reviewed 31 July 2019

From the water puppets (inside and outside) to the whole shops (almost) accommodated on one bicycle and the incredible buildings at the back, this museum held our attention for much longer than we thought it would in spite of the considerable heat. The feature on elephants was heartwarming and I particularly enjoyed seeing some of the ceremonial costumes from different tribes and different nations. It's certainly worth making your way here if you have an opportunity. Also - the restaurant in the grounds is a social enterprise.

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank ariane123
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Reviewed 29 July 2019

Our family spent a morning here and were amazed at the wide diversity of information on offer. There is a lot to take in and some of us could have spent longer investigating different exhibits. Absolutely loved the different examples of houses to visit and thoroughly enjoyed the water puppet show. A great idea for the start of a Vietnam holiday to get your head around the many varied groups of people who have combined to form Vietnam.

Date of experience: July 2019
5  Thank Justine H
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