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     Located in the centre of Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Masuoleum is where keeps and preserves the body of President Ho Chi Minh. This place is the place can not be missed for everyone who comes to Ha Noi. There are a lot of visitors in lines, including visiting foreign dignitaries, pay their respects at the mausoleum every day.

    The meusoleun was officially started contruction on September 2, 1973, at the location of the old stage, where Ho Chi Minh had hosted large rallies. Mausoleum was inaugurated on August 29, 1975, consists of 3 layers with a height of 21.6 meters. The below layer shapes in stair steps. The middle layer is the center structure which includes the room in which embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh is preserved in the cooled; and corridorsFour sides are marble square columns. The top layer is a stair-shape roof. 

    The meusoleum is protected by a military honour guard. Rules regarding dress ;and behaviour are strictly enforced by staff and guards to keep solemnity such as no shorts or miniskirts; be silent; walk in two lines; no hands in pockets; no arms crossed. Smoking, drinking, eating, photography and video taping are also not permitted anywhere inside the mausoleum.

    Address: Ba Dinh Square, Hung Vuong Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam.

                  * Entrance gate for tourits: 19 Ngoc Ha Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam.  

    Contact:

    Management Board of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

    * Address: 17 Ngoc Ha Street, Ba Dinh District, Hanoi, Vietnam.  

    * Website: www.bqllang.gov.vn

    * Tel: (+84) 04 38455128

    Opening time:

    * Openning time for public visit:

    Opening days/hours

    Hot season

    (from 1 Apr to 31 Oct)

    Cold season

    (from 1 Nov to 31 Mar)

    Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

    07:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    08:00 AM – 11:00 AM

    Saturday and Sunday/ Holidays

    07:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    08:00 AM – 11:30 AM

     

    * Closed days: Monday and Friday.

    Exception: if Ho Chi Minh President's birthday (19 May)/ National Independence Day (2 Sep)/ the first day of Lunar New Year falls on closed days, the Mausoleum is still opened for public visit.

    Fee:

    Admission: FREE

    Tips:

    - Register is required before your visit. Check the registered here!

    - Admission is not allowed for chidren under 3 years old.

    - Photography is not allowed.