Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Hoi An is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Hoi An a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Hoi An.
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Hoi An Town, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam
Hoi An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the influences, both indigenous and foreign, that have combined to produce this unique heritage site. Most of the buildings are in the traditional architectural style o...
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Nguyen Thị Minh Khai, Cam Pho, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Emblematic of Hoi An, construction of this bridge commenced in the Year of Monkey and finished in the year of the Dog and hence the sculptures of the monkey and the dog at the end of the bridge. Over the centuries the ornamentation has remained relatively faithful to the original understated Japanese design. The French flattened out the roadway for...
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No.101, Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Bach Dang, Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:30 am - 06:00 pm
A perfect example of a merchant’s residence, the Old House of Tan Ky is a quaint house that offers a peek into Vietnamese culture and traditions. Located in the heart of Hoi An Old Town, this house is about 200 years old and has some fascinating antique furniture.
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46 Tran Phu Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
A superb piece of architecture, the Fukian Assembly hall was built around 1690 as a place where the Chinese community could socialize and celebrate their festivals together. This is designated as a World Cultural Heritage site because of its unique design and well preserved building. The entrance gate was added much later but is as beautiful as the...
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4 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai St., Hoi An, Vietnam
10:30 am - 06:00 pm
The architecture of Phung Hung house represents the combination of Vietnamese, Japanese and Chinese styles. There are a lot of designs carved by carpenters in the Kim Bong Village. The house used to be a shop trading in cinnamon, pepper, salt, silk, chinaware and glassware. Now part of the house is used as a workshop for making commercial embroideries.
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Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
In honour of revered Chinese general Quan Cong, this temple is festooned with elaborate statues and artwork. Its majestic entrance of red and gold is impressive. Quan Cong is a Chinese symbol for justice and integrity and is still worshipped today. Note the unique rain spouts, designed to depict carp fish.
Visitors can wander through the towering g...
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130 Nguyen Thai Hoc Street, Hoi An, Vietnam
09:00 am - 11:30 pm
A bizarre but welcome combination of jewelry and wine, Gam Gemstone Art Museum and Winebar is eclectically designed and showcases some tempting collections of both jewels and wine. Built in a 19th century Chinese merchant’s home, there couldn’t be a more serene location for this museum. The garden courtyard is a beautiful spot to savor ...
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80 Tran Phu, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
It’s worth a trip to the Museum of Trade Ceramics just to see the beautifully restored timber house in which the museum resides. Stepping inside you'll discover a vast selection of Chinese, Vietnamese and Japanese ceramics found during archaeological digs in the area, mainly dating from the 8th to the 18th centuries.
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149 Tran Phu, tp. Hoi An, Quang Nam, Vietnam
08:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Sa Huynh Culture Museum in Hoi An is a bearer of a legacy that is both rich and rare. It is one of the most important museums in Hoi An. Located in the Tran Phu Street of the Hoi An heritage center, the museum house is a crucial relic of the Sa Huynh culture. The Sa Huynh culture is a pre historic Bronze Age civilization that occurred in Vietna...