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Fine Arts Museum
Top 13 in Can't Miss Attractions

4.4/5
176 Reviews
Art Gallery
Liked by 17
Open Open from 8:00am-5:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 97A D Pho Duc Chinh, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
Phone: +84-28-38294441

What people are saying:

Come to this art museum if only for the gorgeous colonial-style building where the ancient and modern art is housed. There are many parts to this museum, and don't miss the building at the end which has ancient sculpture. There was a special exhibition going on when I visited but it was rather small and no signage or information in English about the artist or artists. The main hall has a few floors of mainly modern art following the war in the 1970s and a few significant Vietnamese artists from the 20th century are showcased here. Spend an hour or so exploring the different rooms and hallways filled with mainly oil and lacquer paintings.

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  • 331colinw
    331colinw
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
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    Wonderful well worth a visit

    The art work is varied and variable in quality but the setting is the star. A lovely exterior and the kind of slightly shabby interior that says so much about the city.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583948893000+0800)/
  • Stephen M
    Stephen M
    Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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    A little old fashioned but ...

    We really enjoyed this gallery. The presentation is a little dated and the place could do with a face lift, but it is well worth a visit. There is some really good stuff in here.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583809249000+0800)/
  • Kerren2015
    Kerren2015
    Quito, Ecuador
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    Buildings are great

    Buildings are spectacular but with the exception of the air conditioned rooms upstairs the collection is poorly presented and curated. Which could be excused were it a good collection but it is not.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583504775000+0800)/
  • Travelaround59
    Travelaround59
    London
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    Impressive building...

    Unfortunately, again Ho Chi Minh City museum are a bit disappointing! The building is marvellous as well the history behind it (Franco-China residence) and we managed to use the lift (the first lift i...

    Reviewed on /Date(1582137425000+0800)/
  • Tina C
    Tina C
    Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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    French style Architecture

    We got here a bit too late so didn’t have enough time to browse through all the art works. The museum has 3 floors and focuses on artworks especially of Vietnamese culture/people. The architecture its...

    Reviewed on /Date(1581970808000+0800)/

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