Reunification Palace

106 Nguyen Du, District 1,

Hours: 7:30-11:00 am, 1:00-4:00 pm

Admission: 15,000 dong (≈$.72)

Formerly the Presidential Palace of the Republic of South Vietnam, it underwent extensive renovations and only re-opened recently. Visitors can tour the President's office, cabinet room, bomb shelters, war rooms, secret tunnels and see what it looked like in 1975.

 

Ho Chi Minh City Museum

Nam Ky Khoi Nghia Street

Hours: 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Admission: 15,000 dong (≈$.72)

The Ho Chi Minh City museum houses two floors of history, including a collection of captured American aircraft and tanks. More info on the website Ho Chi Minh City Museum . 

 

War Remnants Museum

28 Vo Van Tan Street

Hours: 7:30-11:45am, 1:30-4:45pm

Admission: 15,000 dong (≈$.72)

Formerly known as the "Exhibition House of American War Crimes,"  The museum features American tanks, aircraft and weaponry, as well as very graphic images of war atrocities. Do not go if you are easily disturbed.  

 

Saigon Skydeck - Bitexco Financial Tower

“Saigon Skydeck” is on 49th floor of Bitexco Financial Tower, located at 36 Ho Tung Mau street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

Hours: 9:30am to 9:30 pm

Admission:

- Adult: 200,000 VND

- Senior (65 years old, ID requires) 130,000 VND

- Child (4 to 12 years): 130,000 VND

- Child (3 years below): Free

Observation Deck height: 178m

Saigon Skydeck has opened for all visitors from January 1, 2011. With a full range of services and facilities for visitors, the Skydeck has officially opened to welcome visitors both domestic and international visitors since July, 2011. Visitors have the opportunity to visit Saigon Skydeck, not only enjoy the full sight of the Ho Chi Minh City and Saigon River, but also have the chance to use the facilities and services at this Skydeck. With many activities will be held at the Skydeck during this year, with special offer prices for different customer groups, the Skydeck will be an attractive destination in the journey of Ho Chi Minh City's for both domestic and international tourists.

 

 “The Touch Of Masters’ Hands: Hat Van & Folk Music”

11 Bis Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street, District 1

Hours: 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM

Admission: 15 $

Vietnam’s most spectacular music, dance, singing, in its original form, with no sound amplifier & effects by Vietnam’s first-class artists. Giving visitors a 100% Vietnamese authentic and professional cultural show & tea’s art.