Ba Đình District

Ba Đình is an urban district of , the capital city of . Ba Đình is the political center of Vietnam. Most of the government offices and embassies are located here.

Notable Places in the Area

The Imperial Citadel of Thăng Long is a complex of historic imperial buildings located in the centre of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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The President is a mausoleum which serves as the resting place of Vietnamese Revolutionary leader & President Ho Chi Minh in , . Photo: Gregor Dodson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Văn Miếu is a in , northern . Photo: Chuoibk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hỏa Lò Prison was a prison used by the French colonists in French Indochina for political prisoners, and later by North Vietnam for U.S. prisoners of war during the Vietnam War. is situated 2 km southeast of Ba Đình District. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, the capital of and its second largest city, is a fascinating blend of East and West, with Chinese influence from centuries of dominance, and French je ne sais quoi from its colonial past. Photo: Inkey, CC BY 2.0.

Đống Đa is one of the four original urban districts of , the capital city of . is situated 2½ km south of Ba Đình District. Photo: Nguyễn Thanh Quang, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an urban district of , the capital city of . is situated 4½ km southeast of Ba Đình District. Photo: Guerinf, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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