Temple of Literature
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Hanoi, Hà Nội
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The Temple of Literature is the symbol of Hanoi representing the way emperors and their mandarins was educated. It was the first university of Vietnam which was established in 1076
The Temple of Literature is Vietnam's first national university. It is often cited as one of Hanoi’s most picturesque tourist attractions. Originally built as a university in 1070 dedicated to Confucius, scholars and sages, the building is extremely well preserved and is a superb example of…
The Oldest University of Vietnam, where examinations were held to select officials for the government. Tend to be crowded at weekend. Guided tour provided on spot.