Vietnam Women’s Museumpresents the significant roles of Vietnamese women in the development of Vietnam

Last Update: 23rd October 2020
Opened to the public in October, 1995, Vietnamese Women’s Museum introduces the contributions of the Vietnamese women to the country through pictures, artifacts, traditional clothing and other materials. ​
Vietnam Women’s Museum Fast Facts
  • Name: Vietnam Women’s Museum (Bảo Tàng Phụ nữ Việt Nam)
  • Address: 36 Ly Thuong Kiet , Hanoi
  • Things to do th​ere: Vietnamese History, Vietnamese Women, Photography
  • Who visits: Vietnamese History Lovers, Photographers
  • Time required: 1 – 2 x hours

What to expect at the Vietnam Women’s Museum

In honor of the contributions of Vietnamese women throughout its history, Vietnamese Women’s Museum presents a variety of materials to visitors. The exhibits demonstrate all aspects of of Vietnamese women’s life from marriage, fertility, work, and Vietnam War. You will see beautiful Vietnamese traditional costumes and accessories there.
The museum is aimed to study and research the role of Vietnamese women in modern society from three aspects, including their fashion customs, family life and historical events in the country. It offers audio-guide with multi-language to the visitors. After visiting the museum, you may be shocked at the power of the Vietnamese women.
A whole floor is dedicated to display the exhibits which reflect the Vietnamese women’s resistance to the French movement and participation in the Vietnam War. In addition, the museum also presents various ceremonies of different ethnic groups in different regions throughout Vietnam. Several videos also show the hardship and contributions of the Vietnamese women in history.

Best time to visit the Vietnam Women’s Museum

The best time to visit Vietnamese Women’s Museum is in the morning.
The best months to visit are from March to November.


How to get to the Vietnam Women’s Museum

There are several buses passing by the museum. Therefore, there are several options.

  • Rent a vehicle to the museum. This is the quickest and most direct option.
  • Take Bus 8, 31, 36 or Bus 49 to the nearest bus stop to the museum.

Additional Vietnam Women’s Museum Travel Advice

  • Opening hours: 08:00 am – 17:00 pm (Monday – Sunday)
  • As at 23rd October 2020, the entrance pricing to the museum is 30,000 VND per person. Children under 6 years old (6 years old not included) are free of charge. For the latest pricing information, please contact us via email (
  • Please keep quiet in the museum.

Interested in visiting the Vietnam Women’s Museum on a Tour?

Wendy Wei Tours offers a variety of different packaged tours as well as custom tours including the Vietnam Women’s Museum, among other attractions and destinations. To find out more, please visit our Tours page or Contact Us directly to find out more.