Temple of Literature

Address: 58 Quoc Tu Giam Street

Opening: 8:00 – 17:00

Price: 30.000 VND (Guide: 50.000 VND)

Stops: In front of Temple of Literature, on the right side


Originally built as a place for Confucius worship, through history, Temple of Literature has turned to the first national school of Vietnam with more than 700 years of operation (1076 – 1802).

This site not only holds importance in terms of education but also a living place of Hanoi, containing 82 doctoral steles which UNESCO recognized as World Heritage