Vietnamese Women’s Museum
Vietnamese Women’s Museum, an impressive and modern museum, is Hanoi’s special tribute to Vietnamese women who have made stellar contributions to society and culture.
Each floor of this 4-storey museum holds an extensive and eye-catching collection that features interesting items such as textiles, fashion, jewellery, and cultural dresses. One area focuses on the role of women in the family, while another exhibits the heroic contributions of women during times of war. One of the most exciting and visually satisfying displays in this museum is the one that explains the performances, costumes, and temple offerings related to Mother Goddess Worship. Those who are interested in women studies should never miss this Hanoi attraction.
Vietnamese Women’s Museum is located at 36 Ly Thuong Kiet Street, Hang Bai Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.
Opening Days and Hours
Opens daily from 8:00 to 17:00.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance is VND 30,000 (USD 1.40).
How to Get There
- Fly to Hanoi via AirAsia, Korean Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Thai Airways, and Vietnam Airlines.
- In Hanoi, board a mototaxi to Vietnamese Women’s Museum.
- Solo travelers
- Families with kids
- Groups of friends
Time to Spend
Average time spent in this attraction is 1 hour.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Tourists start to visit the museum between 11:00 and 15:00. If you want to avoid large crowds, visit between 8:00 and 10:00.
Dining options near the Vietnamese Women’s Museum include Steakout, Madame Huong, Vegan Uu Dam, Starbucks, The Coffee House, and Sio Sushi.
- Hoan Kiem Lake
- Temple of Literature
- Ho Chi Minh Museum
- Lenin Park
Affordable accommodations are all over Hanoi. You can choose from the different hotels in Hanoi such as Hanoi Old Quarter Hotel, Thaison Palace Hotel, Angel Palace Hotel, Hanoi Rocks Hostel, Hanoi Holiday Diamond Hotel, and Hanoi Buddy Inn. Rates range from USD 25 to USD 100.