Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), Vietnam

Attractions

If you are up for some sightseeing, you will not be disappointed. Visit the Notre Dame Cathedral and some of the many pagodas. Many of the museums are focused on the American War (Vietnam War), but there are also many other options such as art museums.

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Notre Dame Cathedral Notre Dame Cathedral 1 Công Xã Paris, D. 1 The cathedral is a famous landmark in the city center. Reunification Palace Reunification Palace 135 Nam Kỳ Khởi Nghĩa, D. 1 The Reunification Palace is a nationally significant building. Củ Chi Tunnels Củ Chi Tunnels Địa đạo Củ Chi Địa Đạo, D. Củ Chi The famous tunnels where soldiers lived and fought. Jade Emperor Pagoda Jade Emperor Pagoda 73 Mai Thi Lựu, D. 1 Pagoda with a rare Taoist and Buddhist architecture combination. Bà Thiên Hậu Pagoda Bà Thiên Hậu Pagoda 710 Nguyễn Trãi, D. 5 One of the oldest Chinese pagodas in the city built in 1760. War Remnants Museum War Remnants Museum 28 Võ Văn Tần, D. 3 A museum showing the horrors of the American War. Central Post Office Central Post Office 2 Công Xã Paris, D. 1 This post office is famous for its remarkable French design. Vietnam History Museum Vietnam History Museum 2 Nguyễn Bỉnh Khiêm, D. 1 Vietnam history museum exhibits diverse Vietnamese artifacts. Saigon Zoo & Botanical Gardens Saigon Zoo & Botanical Gardens 2B Nguyễn Bỉnh Khiêm, D. 1 The city's zoo is one of the world's oldest, built in 1864. Vĩnh Nghiêm Pagoda Vĩnh Nghiêm Pagoda 339 Nam Kỳ Khởi Nghĩa, D. 3 Popular pagoda for its remarkable ancient Asian architecture. Mariamman Hindu Temple Mariamman Hindu Temple 45 Trương Định, D. 1 A Hindu temple built by South Indians. Ho Chi Minh City Hall Ho Chi Minh City Hall 86 Lê Thánh Tôn, D. 1 The city hall is a spectacular piece of French architecture. Ấn Quang Pagoda Ấn Quang Pagoda 243 Sư Vạn Hạnh, D. 10 A pagoda and headquarters for Buddhist studies in the South. Xá Lợi Pagoda Xá Lợi Pagoda 89B Bà Huyện Thanh Quan, D. 3 Important pagoda which suffered many raids during the war. Museum Of Fine Arts Museum Of Fine Arts 97A Phó Đức Chính, D. 1 The largest and most well-known art museum in town. Ho Chi Minh City Museum Ho Chi Minh City Museum 65 Lý Tự Trọng, D. 1 A beautiful former presidential palace turned into a museum. Thích Quảng Đức Monument Thích Quảng Đức Monument 70-72 Cách Mạng Tháng Tám, D. 3 A monument dedicated to the monk who set himself on fire. Tôn Đức Thắng Museum Tôn Đức Thắng Museum 5 Tôn Đức Thắng, D. 1 A collection about former president Tôn Đức Thắng. Fine Art Association Fine Art Association 218A Pasteur, D. 3 An association with their own art gallery open to the public. Lam Art Gallery Lam Art Gallery 158A Đồng Khởi, D. 1 A small art gallery with original paintings by a local artist.