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Ho Chi Minh Museum

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Set all alone on the banks of the Saigon River, and unsurprisingly boasting sweeping views of said river, the Ho Chi Minh Museum is dedicated to the country’s most celebrated figure.

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Not to be confused with the Ho Chi Minh City Museum, Ho Chi Minh Museum celebrates the President’s work through documents, a few belongings and many photos befitting of a President: Ho Chi Minh with the common people, doctors, workers, famers, children, leaders, signing and giving handshakes.

Plenty to absorb, but ... Photo taken in or around Ho Chi Minh Museum, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam by Cindy Fan.

Plenty to absorb, but ... Photo: Cindy Fan

There are captions but no bulk information in English and while Ho Chi Minh is an absolutely fascinating person, you are much better off reading up on his life as you won’t glean much from here. We also received an excellent brief on his life on Sophie’s Art Tour. Prior knowledge and a keen interest in Uncle Ho seems essential to getting something from this particular ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 200 words.)

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