- 20/12/2021 15:08
Currency has played an important role in relation with countries’ development history. In Vietnam, the first coins, “Thai Binh Hung Bao”, were cast by the Dinh dynasty (968-980). The successive dynasties from Dinh, Le, Ly, Tran to Nguyen dynasty produced their own coins. Particularly, the first time in Vietnam’s history, Ho...
- 20/12/2021 15:50
Souvenirs of war resistance
During the recent period, The Museum of Ho Chi Minh City has made the correction of contents and forms of the “Souvenirs of war resistance” display to timely open and serve visitors on the 39th anniversary of Southern Vietnam liberation and national unification (Apr. 30, 1975 – Apr. 30, 2014). The Museum...
- 20/12/2021 15:30
Revolution struggle (1954 – 1975)
The American – anti resistance of Vietnamese people lasted 21 years that Saigon – Gia Dinh people played an important role in victory of the resistance. Geneva congress The extract from the 15 th congress (January 1959) Uprising movements The establishment of the Southern Vietnam Liberation National Front The establishment of the...
- 20/12/2021 14:56
Revolution struggle (1930 – 1954)
The establishment of Vietnamese communist party of Saigonin 1930 1.1. The 1 st cell of Saigon Vietnamese communist party: – Comrade Nguyen Van Loi, the 1 st general secretary the Saigon Vietnamese communist party. – Comrade Phan Thao, the general secretary of the cell of tailor – Comrade Nguyen Trac, the general secretary of the...
- 20/12/2021 14:26
Culture of Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City
The exhibition of “Culture of Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City” represents the diversified culture of Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City, focuses on introducing Southern folk belief, custom, traditional performance art and education of four ethnic groups: Viet, Cham, Chinese and Khmer. Traditional wedding custom Southern folk belief Traditional performance art Education of Sai Gon – Ho Chi Minh City
- 20/12/2021 14:55
Trade port – Trade – Service
The industry of Ho Chi Minh City developed from the handicraft villages and “Ty thợ” belonging to Dinh Phien Tran, over 300 years ago. Today, although the traditional handicraft villages have lost their important roles in the economy, they still contain a cultural value in Ho Chi Minh City....
- 20/12/2021 14:53
Trade port – Trade – Service
The city center is situated on the banks of the Saigon river – 60 kilometers from the East Sea so Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City has soon become economy center of Vietnam. In the exhibition, 527 objects, 36 photos and 10 maps represent: – Saigon port system – Ben Thanh market, and ancient...
- 20/12/2021 14:32
Geography – Administration
Map collection, diagrams, photos, objects represent the process of the establishment and development of geography and administration of Saigon – Ho Chi Minh city. Saigon used to be a city for 50,000 people. Now it becomes the city for 7 millions people. Via ancient maps, it can be see Saigon had...
- 20/12/2021 14:15
NATURE – ARCHAEOLOGY
The exhibition of “Nature – Archaeology” displays 23 photos, 218 objects, 6 maps and diagrams introducing basic characters of geological structure, terrain, climate, river, flora and fauna, archaeological sites which demonstrates that people lived in this land 3.500 – 2.100 years ago. * Maps of Ho Chi Minh City nature: – The river system in Ho Chi Minh City – The fauna and flora ecosystems of Ho Chi Minh City – Geology and mineral in Ho Chi Minh City – Section of geological hydrography under North-west/ Southeast direction – Climate scheme of Ho Chi Minh City * Landscape of salt-marsh forest ...
- 20/12/2021 09:50
All current exhibitions: 1. “Nature – Archaeology”: represent geography, mineral, animals, flora, river system and the life of the ancient people in the year of 2000, 3000 BP.with artifacts such as stone hoes, stone axes, personal adornments, tombs found at Ben Do, Go Sao, Rong Bang, Go Cat, Giong Ca...