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Enormous statue in an enormous open space!

Huge statue! Enormous passive park area with some beach seating across the street from the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tony C
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Vero Beach, Florida
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Inpressive statue

Passed by the statue yesterday on the way to the Military History Museum. Vietnam has been a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phillip021
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Melbourne, Australia
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This Lenin statue in a park at Nguyen Thai Hoc avenue is one of the few remains I saw of a recent communist past here in Vietnam. Now it seems Sony neon advertising are prefered to those old sovietic symbols... the signs of the times!
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  • Very good33%
  • Average42%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Huge statue! Enormous passive park area with some beach seating across the street from the military museum of Hanoi. Large open space probably used for celebrating special outdoor events.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passed by the statue yesterday on the way to the Military History Museum. Vietnam has been a communist country for many years and they have had a close relationship with Russia for many years and the Lenin statue shows their communist roots.

Thank Phillip021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set in the middle of the park is this impressive statue of Lenin. It is a nice place to stroll around with many nice flowers. Be careful when crossing the road to get to it!

Thank Caz C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's just a statute of Lenin, that's all. But it's a reminder of the influence that Russia had on Vietnam.

Thank Mun Onn L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The monument was large enough to hold a small party with outdoor activities. Near the lake so you can easily hang out with friends. you can just pass by or visit there. respect the statue is the main thing. I usually pass through this statue...More

Thank Boo B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Yes vietname is a communist country. I am not from a communist country, and never been any of them, so it was an interesting moment to see the statue.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I walked to the Lenin Statue from the Old Quarter. It was a very nice walk but maybe taking transportation may be better!

Thank jesswong555
Reviewed 4 June 2017

very impressive tribute to Lenin. park by side of the road. again found this by accident as walking to another destination. was not game to cross the road for closer look due to traffic!

Thank grampsxpress
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Good photo opportunity of Lenin. Though we don't share the same ideology, this is part of Vietnam's history. Nearby park is lovely and green and worth a walk through but be prepared as you may be approached by local vendors selling fruits and local wares....More

Thank moonlotus18
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whilst some have criticised Lenin in their TA reviews, I disagree because such would be dismissive of his part in history. We can not re-write history, just learn from it. The statue is impressive in usual form. The park in which it sits offers a...More

Thank Nigel G
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