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Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

| Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
+84 4 3845 5128
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Every year many thousands of respectful citizens and tourists visit the final resting place of the country’s most notable historic figure.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“embalmed body” (147 reviews)
“white uniforms” (67 reviews)
“single file” (66 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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"embalmed body"
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"single file"
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"great leader"
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"impressive building"
in 63 reviews
"presidential palace"
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"school children"
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"ho chi"
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"worth a visit"
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"interesting experience"
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"his life"
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"take photos"
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"on display"
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"vietnamese history"
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited this area by foot. The area is very wonderfull, peacefull. We liked also the soldier changing ceremonies.

Thank aukocer
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Regardless of your political beliefs I suggest you first read about Ho Chi Minh’s life. A small book is sold every where in Vietnam and it’s inexpensive. Yes, it’s biased, but it covers enough facts to let you know what an incredible person he was....More

Thank Erikjd1346
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A huge highly guarded ostentatious structure that we could only view from a distance. Not worth the taxi fare to get there.

Thank hoppiewanderer
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Large monument locatd near the Canadian embassy and directly across from the Party Headquarters. Guards are at the door dressed in white military uniforms. I have heard you can get inside to see Ho Chi Mihn, as he is preserved (Like Lenin). It is a...More

Thank Lawrence V
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Rather classical communist era massive mausoleum. Open a few hours a day, we did not see the embalmed body which we are told is due for some restoration in the near future.

Thank MILOUW
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely worth planning time to view the fake body of Ho Chi Minh which means checking times carefully to get to the mausoleum. Despite it not being the real body on display, they take the reverence of the mausoleum very seriously both externally on the...More

Thank billkW5977RY
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There is not myc h to see here. A few token markets and this huge moniseum that is so well guarded you can't get that close to it. Worth a quick look though.

Thank gordonsmummy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not worth the visit, nothing to see. Saved by the nice lake inside, otherwise waste of time and money.

Thank Eliza_traveller
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Even the city dwellers do not know most time where it is. Unmarked entrance very hard to locate. keep asking as even the guards most time said where entrance gate was n was not. Well maintained grounds n you pay your respect n move on....More

Thank malimu
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is full of history,we had our own tour guide and he explained all about the history of Vietnam,well worth the visit just to watch the sentry guards marching.

Thank Johnston47
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Виктория А
13 February 2018|
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Response from figo-fee | Reviewed this property |
Cannot tell as not in Hanoi anymore but the lineup will be long so go early ....don’t forget to have the egg coffee in Hanoi
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nodstar2014
17 June 2017|
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Response from Geoff S | Reviewed this property |
oops - sorry, only just saw your question. The answer is yes, especially for women and they are very strict about it. No bare knees or shoulders for men or women.
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Nigel G
3 March 2017|
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Response from Ricasworld | Reviewed this property |
They have lockers to keep your things. You can only go in the morning.
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