Overview

Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is the place where President Ho Chi Minh's corpse is located. Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum was officially started on September 2, 1973, at the location of the old ritual between Ba Dinh Square, where he once hosted major meetings.

The mausoleum was inaugurated on August 29, 1975. Lang consists of three layers with a height of 21.6 meters and a width of 41.2 meters. The shape of a three-level staircase, the middle layer is the central structure of the tomb including the room corpses and corridors, stairs. The outside of the tomb is covered with gray granite, inside is made of polished gray and red stone. Around the four sides are rows of square columns of marble, the top layer is a three-level trapezoidal roof. On the main side are the words: "HO CHI MINH CITY PRESIDENT" with ripe pink plum stone. Around the mausoleum are gardens where more than 250 plant species are grown from all parts of Vietnam.