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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great morning visiting Temple of literature and learned about the feudal period of Vietnam. Known how much Vietnamese value system has deeply affected by Confusionism and amazing structures old temple where all Vietnamese educates come to pray for their education. Very clear knowledge on the...More

Thank Stepankit1101
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The entrance is really cheap. The temple have beautiful gardens, temple's and nice souvenirs shops. We've been with 3 child's and spent an hour.

Thank Shahar E
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed walking through this beautiful temple and looking in the museums with interesting artifacts.

Thank JanaK123
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

it is said that Temple of literature is one the first universities in the world. the location is easy to access too. but os quite far from old quarter. when we reaches this place, it was all worth it! the place is great and big!...More

Thank Marlina A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This site is very popular and it is worth a visit. At the moment the large pool in courtyard 3 is under renovation. posters in Vietnamese, English and French explain the site very well and are positioned next to main features. Light coats are provided...More

1  Thank Annette H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a place on the list and worth a look. Lovely respite from crazy city. Neat history. Be sure to have a guide or info otherwise pointless.

Thank KiwiSwitzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see for all Hanoi visitors. Just the size for family visit so the kids are not bored. Very nice and clean toilets!

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you go to Asia, you're bound to see some temples. And it's probably gonna be more than one. This one is a perfectly fine example of a such, but does not offer any more than any other temple in I have been to. To...More

Thank Mathias B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Founded in 1070 the Temple of Literature is dedicated to Confucius. Inside you'll find a pond known as the 'Well of Heavenly Clarity', a low-slung Pagoda and statues of Confucius and his disciples. A must see visit in Hanoi. A serene place to witness the...More

Thank FernandoGlezSaiffe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really sure what exactly one is supposed to see here. Stone turtles with some faded tombstone looking structures over them / Lotus ponds / a small little temple, which to be honest, is nothing spectacular. Most of the info you get about the place...More

Thank NikhilMahendra
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Sarphati
7 December 2016|
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Response from Duc P | Reviewed this property |
Casual uniform just fine here
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Peou P
2 October 2016|
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Response from Wilson S | Reviewed this property |
I was there on Monday at mid day and the enterance fee was 30,000. It's worth it, possibly my favorite site in Hanoi. Very beautiful and totally worth it.
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leedslassie
21 March 2016|
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Response from Yuvee | Reviewed this property |
I believe 8:30AM - 4:30PM
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