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Historic Vestiges Ma May Ancient House in Hanoi

Located at 87 Ma May Street, north of Hoan Kiem Lake in the Old Quarter, the delightful house is worth visiting. It is one of rare ancient house still preserved in Ha Noi.

The house was built at the end of the 19th century according to the structure of traditional house. There is a small yard between buildings to have wind and light. The ground foor (facing street) used to selling goods, and the inner used for living and producing, and at the end is kitchen and toilet. On the second floor, the room – facing street used for worshipping and receiving guests, and the inside room used for bedrooms. After restoration many times, the house still kept old architecture decorations of Ha Noi.

The house is open from Monday to Friday, from 9am to 11.30am and from 2 to 5pm.