Museums & Galleries in Nha Trang
- Alexandre Yersin Museum, 10 Tran Phu St, . M-Fr 07:30-11:30 and 14:00-17:00, Sa 07:30-11:30. This is a scientific museum of Swiss-born Dr. Alexandre Yersin (1863-1943), who arrived in Vietnam in 1891 to study infected animals. He later produced a serum from horses and buffaloes. In this museum, you will be able to view all of his work as well as his equipment. Yersin never went back to Switzerland and spent the rest of his life in Nha Trang. Don’t try to take pictures. Do respect the rules as they're quite serious here. 26,000 dong.
- Khánh Hòa Museum, 16 Tran Phu St,. Mon, Wed, Fri and Sun 8:00-11:00, 14:00 – 17:00. Exhibition presents Cham statues and artifacts of the ethnic minorities of the Nha Trang area. One of the rooms is devoted to Ho Chi Minh and his personal belongings.
- National Oceanographic Museum of Vietnam, 01 Cau Da (left of the commercial port entrance),. 07:00-16:00. This is like an aquarium with popular and rare species of the sea. A good place to bring kids as they will get to see sharks, turtles, coral reefs, lion fish, sea horses, and many other creatures. 30,000 dong.
- Impressions Museum, Buu Doa - 10, . 9am-8pm. Not really a museum. 3D art paintings to interact with. Great for selfie addicts, but don't go alone! Ideally go as group of 3 or more. Two is OK, but it will be difficult to take photos of the two of you together. Not easy to find, located on the other side of the old airport from the main tourist area. Receives mixed reviews, many consider it over-priced. 150,000 dong.
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