Address: 1 Hoa Lo Street
Opening: 8:00 – 17:00
Price: 30.000 VNDStops: Next to Police Museum, near the traffic light
On Hai Ba Trung Street, next to the modern and busy Hanoi Tower is the notorious prison complex called Hoa Lo.
The prison was built
by French colonialists in 1896 to house Vietnamese political
prisoners and later used by Vietnam to keep US prisoners of war