Hanoi Ancient House at 87 Ma May Street

Positioned inside Hanoi Old Quarter, the ancient house at 87 Ma May street which was constructed on the late of the Twentieth century, is quite intact with typical structure of ancient houses on Hanoi street.

Hanoi Ancient House at 87 Ma May StreetThe house consists of two foremost blocks linked collectively by a sq. yard within the center on the bottom flooring, and a small balcony on the first flooring. The yard is included on the centre of the constructing to reasonable the air, present the home with daylight and funky winds. The balcony above is a perfect place to place small crops, flower pots for the proprietor’s curiosity and leisure.

The room on the bottom flooring which is street- entrance is used for promoting items, and the room on the subsequent flooring is lounge to host the visitors and worship the ancestor additionally. The room which is behind and linked to the lounge by a balcony is mattress room. On the bottom flooring, all behind house is for manufacturing actions, then kitchen and bathroom.

The entire partitions on this house have been painted with typical yellow colour like different historical Hanoi houses, and all furnishings, ornament objects are reserved in good situation. Although being restored in 1999, this home nonetheless stays actual and historical great thing about itself.

Right now, the traditional home is open for vacationers to return right here and see how historical Hanoian lived, get pleasure from in addition to purchase some Vietnamese conventional ornament objects, souvenir.

The best way to get there

The traditional home sits at 87 Ma May street, a preferred road in Hanoi Old Quarter. You possibly can simply stroll there for lower than 10 minutes from Hoan Kiem lake.