Hoan Kiem

Hoan Kiem is in .

Notable Places in the Area

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

Tourist attraction
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.

Museum
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. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Theatre
The Hanoi , or the Grand is an in central , . Photo: Nicolas Lannuzel, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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.

Town
Hoàn Kiếm is one of the four original urban districts of , the capital city of . Photo: Cyril Doussin, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Locality
Ba Đình Square is the name of a square in where president Ho Chi Minh read the Proclamation of Independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam on September 2, 1945. Photo: Argenberg, CC BY 4.0.

Hoan Kiem

Latitude
21.0281° or 21° 1' 41.3" north
Longitude
105.8536° or 105° 51' 12.9" east
Elevation
13 metres (43 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1905127

Also Known As

  • Quan Hoan Kiem
  • Quận Hoàn Kiếm

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