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History Museum

Hoa Lo Prison Memorial

42 locals recommend
Location
1 phố Hoả Lò
Trần Hưng Đạo, Hà Nội 100000
Phone+84 24 3934 2253
Websitehoalo.vn
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Friday 8:00 AM
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Trang
Trang
September 14, 2019
Maison Centrale in Hanoi, also known as Hoa Lo Prison or the ‘Hanoi Hilton’ housed Vietnamese revolutionaries and American POW during the Vietnam War. The fortress was once a vast colonial-style prison, most of which was torn down in the 1990s. Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 - 17:00 Location: 1 Hoa Lo…
Luna
Luna
August 21, 2019
Maison Centrale in Hanoi, also known as Hoa Lo Prison and the "Hanoi Hilton" housed Vietnamese revolutionaries and later American POWs during the Vietnam War. The fortress was once a vase colonial-style prison, most of which was torn down in the 1990s. Visiting today you will find the small southern…
Phuoc
Phuoc
August 15, 2019
Maison Centrale in Hanoi, also known as Hoa Lo Prison and the ‘Hanoi Hilton’ housed Vietnamese revolutionaries and American POW during the Vietnam War. The fortress was once a vast colonial-style prison, most of which was torn down in the 1990s. Visiting today you will find the small southern…
Rose
Rose
July 30, 2019
This thought-provoking site is all that remains of the former Hoa Lo Prison, ironically nicknamed the ‘Hanoi Hilton’ by US prisoners of war during the American War. Most exhibits relate to the prison’s use up to the mid-1950s, focusing on the Vietnamese struggle for independence from France. A…
Vu Van
Vu Van
March 20, 2019
Hỏa Lò Prison (Vietnamese: [hwa᷉ː lɔ̂]) 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. During this later period it was known to American POWs as the Hanoi Hilton. The prison was…