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Fine Arts Museum (Bao Tang My Thuat)

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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 days ago

From the French architectural period, the Museum in divided into three pavilions. A wonderful cross section of Vietnamese traditional art to the latest high tech digital art.

Thank tuztraveller
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was my second visit to the museum and I enjoyed it just as much. There are a number a quite ancient pieces, but I personally found the early 20th Century works more interesting. There is as you would expect a very large number of...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a few working hours in the museum. A lot of fascinating paintings reflecting upon Vietnamese historical past and culture. A lot of the paintings heavily affected by French artistic moves. On the grounds are a few big sculptures, several of which are very...More

Thank Quentin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice museum close to the Temple of Literature. A good visit and nice to have seen. I especially enjoyed the contemporary exhibition in the smaller adjacent building.

Thank Thorarinn A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A museum worth visiting when you are in Vietnam. Along with consuming the usual art styles, the Fine Arts Museum additionally carries a well presented assortment of late, and also posting cultural reformation art form and sculpture. The museum is nicely laid out and curated...More

Thank Sascha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lesson in historical change. An unrivalled display of artistic talent. A truly great guided tour and well worth the spend.

Thank Cheryll H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most likely not an area of should find in Hanoi, but do fall by in case you've time or even wish to discover a spot to shoot a respite from the summertime heat. The art work and also paintings on display are very enjoyable in...More

Thank Gamble L
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A great collection of Vietnamese art. The paintings are almost all from 1900 onward, and are gathered in rooms dedicated the the style of painting as opposed to subject. Many of the rooms sort the paintings in a chronological fashion, which allows for an examination...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Our oldest daughter loves art, and the rest of us appreciate it as well. Going to the art museum gave us as good a sense of Vietnamese History as did the history museum. It was fascinating to see the art from the different periods of...More

Thank R M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We really enjoyed observing Vietnamese Art. This place is well worth a visit in Hanoi. We found this place to be really educational.

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24 July 2018|
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Response from BaffledSpaniels | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember seeing any signs about this. But most of the galleries did not have staff in them so I took photos when I was there anyway.
18 July 2017|
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Response from Anise2014 | Reviewed this property |
No, but you can read the tag that IDs each work.
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Response from SwissFella | Reviewed this property |
08:30 to 17:00 (ish)