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Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3733 2131
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This museum was opened in 1966. Though in need of updating, some interesting artifacts are on display in its three floors organized chronologically.
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66 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 4 3733 2131
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the paintings in the different rooms. War paintings, animals, just so very interesting. Would recommend this museum

Thank heditrask
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Art works and also ancient museum pieces. The lacquer work is particularly beautiful as are the sculptures many very ancient .

Thank 333lesleyd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took Sophie's art tour which involved spending time in the museum and learning more about art and the paintings that we would have known without her knowledge and understanding

Thank DKCairns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this museum was opened in 1966, with historical culture I was impressed with the arts here. good destination

Thank Harriet G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This gallery comprises three buildings from the French period with wonderful tiled floors, but otherwise the interiors could do with some maintenance.The exhibits were interesting and there is some general information in English and Vietnamese. A pity there was not more information about artists. This...More

Thank Marilyn F
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Not too impressed place but come here if you want to know more about Vietnamese culture. If your hotel is far from here, recommend take a Grab bc traditional taxi was so expesive here

Thank green s
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely museum in a beautiful french chateau. It's hot, no air conditioning in certain areas and very cold in certain areas. The Vietnam's fine arts cover a range of historical periods. Beautiful wood carving of full size Buddha monks. Their is also the beautiful 1000 hands...More

Thank G L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This museum is not too big to grasp; it is selectively curated in a way that you can process. first thing that meets you on entrance is stone carvings from 8,000 BC. Wow, Then, the art work done during the American War is a required...More

Thank Helena W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Paintings and artifacts are presented in a series of air conditioned exhibition halls over two floors.The range of works is considerable with an emphasis on the past 100 years. There are some interesting propaganda works along with much genuine fine art.

Thank Nathaniel G
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Firstly - Hanoi is sweaty, humid and incessantly loud. As soon as you step inside the museum here, it is cool, quiet and relaxed. If anything - it's a welcome sanctuary from the outside world on a busy site seeing day. That said, it's also...More

Thank j0seph0d0n0ghue
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Anise2014 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can read the tag that IDs each work.
10 November 2016|
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Response from SwissFella | Reviewed this property |
08:30 to 17:00 (ish)
1 May 2015|
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Response from Trần V |
30000 VND ~ 1.5 USD for adult. More information is available at the website of the museum (English and French)