Famous Museums in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City offers an interesting combination of famous as well as lesser-known museums for history buffs. You can visit some of the best museums in Ho Chi Minh City to understand local history better. Some places may give you a glimpse of the past whereas some may introduce you to different aspects of the city including its art or heritage. Check this detailed list of famous museums in Ho Chi Minh City that mentions everything from opening-closing timings, ticket prices, and address.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Ho Chi Minh City:

  1. #1 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Vietnam History Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center, Exhibition

    Address: Nguyen Bỉnh Khiem, Ben Nghe, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Vietnam history museum houses some exotic artefacts from around the world and  objects of interest from Vietnam’s past. There are 15 rooms worth of displays, most notable being the Budd...Read more

  2. #2 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Fine Arts Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 97 Pho Duc Chinh, Nguyen Thai Binh, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Although the museum is not as majestic as the other museums in Vietnam, the Fine arts museum is indispensable for those who are keen to learn about Vietnam’s rich arts and culture. The museum ce...Read more

  3. #3 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Ho-chi Minh Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Duong Nguyen Tat Thanh, District 4

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Detailing the life story of Ho Chi Minh itself as the key exhibit and set in a nice French colonial building

  4. #4 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Southern Vietnam Women Museum

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition

    Address: 202 Võ Thị Sáu, phường 7, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City

    Timings: 07:30 am - 11:30 am Details

    Southern Vietnam Women Museum is a great place to visit especially for students as they will get a deeper and informative insight into Vietnamese culture and history. There are a lot of collections of...Read more

  5. #5 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Address: P. Q. 1, 65 Lý Tự Trọng, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

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    Christof Mühlberg

    It is a really charming place. The building is awesome and despite different information from some site, we were able to see some of the underground installations. A very small part but it gives you a...

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  6. #6 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Address: Hoàng Dư Khương, Phường 12, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Ofer Klemm

    A very interesting place. A journey of past to present, east to west. Very clear presentation of the subject. Our docent was excellent both knowledgeable and fluent in English. I enjoyed it very muc...

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  7. #7 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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  8. #8 of 8 Museums in Ho Chi Minh City
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    Address: 2 Nguyễn Thị Minh Khai, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam