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Vietnam Military History Museum

28A Dien Bien Phu St., Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 (0) 4823-4264
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Dien Bien Phu Past and Present: 2-Night Trip from Hanoi by Air
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This repository of Vietnam's military history includes rooms full of war propganda, photographs and documents from wars against China, France, and the United States. The grounds feature several captured aircraft as well as a central structure build from the wreckage of French and American planes. Visitors may climb the flag tower, with great views from the top.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
28A Dien Bien Phu St., Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 (0) 4823-4264
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here after visiting the Hoa Lo Prison. I have to admit I didn't find the military history museum as interesting as I had hoped. There wasn't a great deal of information. There is quite a fun interactive video bit in one of the...More

Thank Ollie S
Reviewed 5 days ago

very interesting, well set out , could do with a bit more of other language signs on the exhibits, enjoyed the citadel, a lot of stairs here

Thank babiesquuensland
Reviewed 5 days ago

A must on your visit to Hanoi. There is a lot of history about Vietnam to be learnt at this place. The display of fighter aircrafts was wonderful

Thank rajanishp
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest if you are like me, once you have seen one T-34 to T-55 or M-48 to M-60 yort eyes glaze over but in fairness although there is a lot of armour but there are other aspects too that save it from being...More

Thank WanderingAngeus
Reviewed 1 week ago

If in Hanoi you should spend a couple of hours at this museum. Some interesting artifacts and decent english explanations.

Thank Dave111962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although War Remnants in HCMC wins by a nose, this is a good museum and goes into a bit more detail on the 46 to 54 French war. Unique semi animated models with movie screen above bring to life Dien Bien Phu and the fall...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether it is a family with young children or a group of friends who are looking for places of interest to keep themselves occupied, this museum has a wide enough range of exhibition to keep the casual visitors entertained and should have enough details and...More

Thank CYY_sg
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very informativ and intersting to watch, read and listening about the Vietnam war. I was getting very emotionel when i was walkie-talkie around the museum watching the photos and reading about all these tragical stories which have been heading a lot of people during...More

Thank Soren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The big planes and tanks as soon as you get in are quite impressive. The whole exhibition is really interesting to see, and it´s kinda funny how they use music to generate different feelings. It's a must to get to know more about the history...More

Thank Cecilia N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable museum the displays are very good, and is very central to Ho Chi Minhs Mausoluem,Gives a very good account of Vietnams involvement in conflicts over the years,

Thank Gregory L
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10 June 2017|
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Response from William D | Reviewed this property |
I am really not sure, but we went in the morning and it was open.
25 September 2016|
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Response from Glyn G | Reviewed this property |
it's all very cheap