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Temple of Literature & National University

Quoc Tu Giam Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Quoc Tu Giam Street, Dong Da District, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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"graduation photos"
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"graduating students"
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Reviewed yesterday

We came here in a group tour and were given a very good description by our guide into the history and being of this place. It is very well kept with lovely gardens, even though it is in the middle of the city. You pass...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really nice buildings and architecture. Cheap to get in and a really fascinating walk through time. Took me about 20 minutes to complete

Thank Hannah F
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Respect. This is one of my favorite plce in Hanoi. Come here and you will find more reaons to love and respect Vietnam. Also, a good place to feel Vietnam in the middle of Hanoi city away from all the busy traffic and noises. Small...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I didn’t know what to expect before actually visiting this temple. The name is a bit confusing. So, this is a temple attached to the oldest university in Vietnam. The temple is actually the building that is printed on the 100,000 Dong note. Even though...More

Thank Mohammed_Shaya
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The birthplace of Vietnam National University - right in the city of Hanoi, so you won't miss it. Beautiful building structure & courtyards with quite a few objet d'art items of ancient time to see.

Thank vietnguyen2014
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A really interesting and beautiful temple to visit, with good information available to assist visitors with interpretation.

Thank JessJS1978
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Go into the park and enjoy the quietness and calm. Walk around, have a sit and move slowly. Enjoy it!!

Thank Henk v
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have gone to the Temple in what naturally was a quiet time - there were not many individuals. I now realise just how fortunate we were. We liked it enormously, both structures, the gardens and cultural and historical element. A crucial place to check...More

Thank Tasha F
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent an hour or so walking through the various courtyards. Plenty of English and French descriptions beside the Vietnamese. All very nicely laid out.

Thank Danny Q
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Vietnamese people have many wonderful qualities. one that has helped their entrepreneurial spirit despite their recent history of imposed western world great hardship - is their great respect and drive for education. This Temple takes you back to the roots of this cultural appreciation as...More

Thank Robynxxx
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Response from Michael N | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Jieying0816 | Reviewed this property |
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Casual uniform just fine here
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