Fine Arts Museum, Ho Chi Minh City

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Examine a vast collection of Vietnamese art along with Cham, Khmer, and Indian objects at Fine Arts Museum. Set inside a French colonial villa, the three-story museum features historical relics created between the 7th and 17th centuries, as well as contemporary works of art designed by prominent foreign artists and Vietnam's ethnic groups. Inspect silk, lacquer, and woodcut paintings made in Hàng Trống, Kim Hoàng, and Đông Hồ styles. Observe the paintings, sketches, and statues that focus on the nation's fight for independence and resistance against colonial rulers. The museum lacks proper maintenance, so expect insufficient lighting and air-conditioning. Take a look at our Ho Chi Minh City trip builder site to schedule your visit to Fine Arts Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • beautiful old french colonial style house with original trompe d'oeil work and range of vietnamese artists from old to new  more »
  • This gallery is well presented and features a range of gorgeous modern arts. I didn’t intended to come here but due to it’s closed proximity to where I was I thought it was worth the 30,000VD. The art...  more »
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  • Museum provided an interesting look into what they would consider "fine art". Entered on a very warm and humid day anticipating a "fine art museum" that protected their artwork (and visitors) with air conditioning. It's an open air museum and to be honest the architecture of this magnificent building was much more interesting than the art work. I think it's worth your time, just don't expect a respite from the heat!
  • Sadness.....I just can feel it while I watched all art works. Anyway, finally spot will give you happiness is around you. You will see when you do not miss 1st floor middle of buildings. There are several galleries and children's place to draw~
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