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Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

Nguyen Van Huyen road, Cau Giay district | Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3756 2193
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Nguyen Van Huyen road, Cau Giay district | Nghia Do, Cau Giay, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3756 2193
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Reviewed yesterday

I took my friends there when they came visit. We tried a lot of traditional games in the museum. The staff was helpful.

Thank Ton N
Reviewed yesterday

This museum showcases the 54 minority groups of Vietnam, most of them living in undeveloped mountain areas. It's not a large building and so each of the 54 groups gets very little showtime. Typically, there is a description of the districts in Vietnam where a...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went as a large high school trip, kept a lot of tired people interested and engaged for a long period time, my only regret is not realising we had access to the new building beside the main museum, i only got a chance to see...More

Thank Neave R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited with my family, it was nice to see many ethnic cultures through live size houses and other things which Tribal people of Vietnam use.

Thank Rakesh P
Reviewed 3 days ago

With an informative guide who spoke excellent English, we were delighted to be able to learn much more about the life and cultural practices of a range of different groups in Vietnam. This really expanded our understanding of the synthesis of many different peoples, beliefs...More

Thank RosalieJR
Reviewed 3 days ago

Gives great insights on origin of South East Asian demography, language and culture. The real size wooden hut/houses at the backyard allows you to enter and experience village folk lifestyle

Thank SEAsiaVagabond
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great package tour in north of Vietnam booked via HALONG SAPA EXPERTS website agent and we visited the museum of Ethnology and the tour was fantastic and our other tours to Halong bay, Sapa were great as well

Thank sulin18
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a guide that did a very good explanation of the people and buildings around Vietnam that are housed in the Museum.

Thank Emmet K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum of Ethnology is a great place to learn and understand the complexity of a country with so many ethnic groups. As you walk through the building, you are shown the particularities of each group and how they live. It is well designed -...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the museum in Hanoi was boring to us but this one surprised us a lot! The exhibitions (Vietnamese ethnology & the world's culture) were very good and interesting. The outdoor ethnic minority houses were even better as they provided the close-up views and...More

Thank Kiet Q
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Jenni J
Twill it be okay to turn up tomorrow by taxi and will Mfind it easy to get return taxi
28 November 2016|
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Response from Tran K | Reviewed this property |
Surely, you can take a taxi to the museum. But for better price and avoid tourist trap, you should install "Grab taxi apps", you can order a taxi from this apps, from that you know clearly the distance and price you will... More
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Hi, is the water puppet show still showing on the weekends in 2017?
19 October 2016|
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Response from Adie K | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. My visit was organised through a tour company.
Hi there. I would like to know if there's a luggage deposit service at the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and what are the rates? Thank you.
3 October 2016|
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Response from CintiaRetno | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Tara but that time i didnt notice at all if there's a luggage deposit or not :(