Vietnam Military History Museum, Hanoi | CruiseBe
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Vietnam Military History Museum

History and museums
museum, landmark, sightseeing

The Viet Nam Military History Museum, set up on 17 July 1956, is one of seven national museums in Vietnam. It covers 12,800 m2. It is situated in central Hanoi, opposite the Lenin Park and near the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

Entrance is 20,000 VND.

Items on outside display

Items on display include:

  • Bell UH-1 Iroquois H model
  • B-52G wreckage of jet shot down during Operation Linebacker II
  • Cessna A-37 Dragonfly B model
  • Douglas A-1 Skyraider E and H models
  • M3 Half-track purportedly used by Groupe Mobile 100 and captured in the Battle of Mang Yang Pass
  • M101 howitzer
  • M107 Self-Propelled Gun
  • M113 armored personnel carrier
  • M114 155 mm howitzer
  • Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 F model
  • Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 MF & PFM
  • PT-76 amphibious light tank
  • SA-2 Guideline SAM
  • T-34 tank
  • T-54 tank
  • 37 mm automatic air defense gun M1939 (61-K)
  • 57 mm AZP S-60
  • 85 mm divisional gun D-44
  • 130 mm towed field gun M1954 (M-46)


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