Emperor's Reading Room
The exquisite (though crumbling) little two-storey Emperor’s Reading Room was the only part of the Forbidden Purple City to escape...
Halls of the Mandarins
Located immediately behind Thai Hoa Palace, on either side of a courtyard, these halls were used by mandarins as offices and to prepare...
Can Chanh Palace
Royal Theatre information
The Royal Theatre, begun in 1826 and later home to the National Conservatory of Music, has been rebuilt on its former foundations. Cultural performances here last 45 minutes.
Southeast of here almost nothing remains of the Thai To Mieu temple complex (it's now a plant nursery) and former University of Arts .