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Every year many thousands of respectful citizens and tourists visit the final resting place of the country’s most notable historic figure.
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| Ba Dinh Square, Hanoi 100000, Vietnam
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Reviewed today via mobile

Amazing place to be there. To see a great leader walking past his body history at its best enjoyed it splendidly.

Thank John C
Reviewed yesterday

What a great place to respect the people who done for Vietnam. Beautiful and grand places to pay respect. Too bad it was close during our visit

Thank Beng Keat Y
Reviewed yesterday

Make sure you dress appropriately, ladies shoulders covered to show respect or the police may stop you entering the grounds. We didn't get in to see Ho Chi Minh but impressive from the outside and all round the grounds. Saw them changing the guards .

Thank RosemaryNeill
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The mausoleum was shut as it is open only for 2 months a year though other areas were open for visit Please choose a cloudy day to visit as considerable walk is involved and it can get quite hot in the sun.

Thank sidharthkalra
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not only what it means for Vietnamise but for all the world!!! Great place and good recognition for what he had done!!!!

Thank nacholalo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Do not miss this excursion! It is a very interesting place to visit. You will lean a lot about Ho Chi Minh, a great person who did a lot for Vietnam. His way of life was also very interesting and you will discover it during...More

Thank Reveille H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There is always a very long queue to get into the mausoleum except if you are a diplomat Oreo and had booked an appointment but it is worth every minute you spend waiting. This is totally free and the queue is quite quick. Be sure...More

Thank Sweet_NK
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Monument is closed now so you stand in the sun and look from the outside. More interesting is the house and gardens where he lived although the grand house is also closed to the public

Thank Mgpro
Reviewed 4 days ago

Walk from Pagoda Westlake to this will pass palace, can tour palace. Great picture site. Road closed off so free to walk

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good info provided by our guide. The mausoleum was closed for maintenance so we could not line up to see his memorial.

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Виктория А
13 February 2018|
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Response from figo-fee | Reviewed this property |
Cannot tell as not in Hanoi anymore but the lineup will be long so go early ....don’t forget to have the egg coffee in Hanoi
17 June 2017|
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Response from Geoff S | Reviewed this property |
oops - sorry, only just saw your question. The answer is yes, especially for women and they are very strict about it. No bare knees or shoulders for men or women.
Nigel G
3 March 2017|
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Response from Ricasworld | Reviewed this property |
They have lockers to keep your things. You can only go in the morning.