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Museum of Royal Antiquities

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Address: 3 Le Truc, Hue, Vietnam
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US$26.00*
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A Glimpse of Hue Tour
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US$53.00*
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US$49.00*
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Very interesting. Some beautiful things to see. A Worthwhile visit. However, the disappointment was you weren't allowed to take any photos.Remember to take off shoes, and don't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting. Some beautiful things to see. A Worthwhile visit. However, the disappointment was you weren't allowed to take any photos.Remember to take off shoes, and don't touch anything.

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North Vancouver, BC, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even thogh it's included in Citadel ticket price, most tour groups won't come to this little gem. Well displayed imperial past. The building itself is beautiful.

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Thank motohachi
Andover, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum contains many royal antiquities including furniture, coins, pottery, royal robes, porcelain from Europe. It is a small museum so it doesn't take long to view the exhibits. Originally the building was a palace and was built inside the Imperial enclosure in the Citadel but was moved to it's current location.

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Thank 528jean
Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as part if a tour and I was surprised at how much I liked it. You get to see some of the emperors clothing and any other interesting artifacts. This is not far from the Imperial Citys main entrance.

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Thank owlesey
Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

If you like antiquities from Asia, this is a museum worth visiting. It's not big, just a couple of rooms. It's also very close to the citadel, which makes it easy to get there. The pieces on the exhibition are very exquisite and nice, from porcelain to enamel, from wood to lacquer. And the wooden building that contains the exhibit... More 

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Thank Josean_41
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Entry is included in the ticket to the imperial city and it is nearby, thus it is very much much worth a quick visit. It is a small but interesting collection. I would not be too bothered to go if it was a 'stand alone' attraction though.

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Thank Keith E
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Place is nice to visit, in link with the Royal citadela it gives a complex insight into royal family of Nguyen, clothes, furniture, tableware and accessories used at the time with a touch of French influence spread through-out whole Indo-china region.

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Hungary
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We went to see this museum as it was included in the ticket to the imperial city. We actually came here the following day but it wasn't a problem. After visiting the main sight, I found it a little bit boring, however there were some nice artifacts such as old furniture and replicas of royal gowns. All commentaries are written... More 

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Dublin Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Taking a look back in time at how the 'others' lived was very interesting. The exhibits here are beautiful and well presented.

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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Been here as a part of a tour through Hue. Glad to have seen it, but honestly wouldn't have visited if it was not in the tour.

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