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Water Puppet Theatre

Contact

57b Đinh Tiên Hoàng,
Hoàn Kiếm Hanoi, Vietnam

Phone:+84 4 3936 4335

Price

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The Water Puppet Theatre is one of Hanoi’s most famous attractions and a cultural must- see when staying in Hanoi.

The emergence of the Water Puppet Theatre leads far back into the 11th century where rice paddy fields were flooded and farmers entertained their friends by standing in the waist-deep water with the puppets performing over the water. Today the puppets are moved from puppeteers behind a screen using large rods.

As the tickets sell out in advance, we advise you to buy your ticket as soon as possible! Shows run during the day and in the evening. 

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