The Cho Do Co antique market in Saigon
The antique market Cho Do Co in Saigon attracts every weekend many people who are looking for affordable antiques.
The market is located on the site of a café in a secluded alley and was founded in 2013 with the idea of exchanging ideas between antique collectors in Ho Chi Minh City and the surrounding area.
The market is not large and only has about 40 stands, but the items on offer are extremely varied.
Here you can find items from the time of grandparents to very old antiques, from French copper pots, bottles, cameras, typewriters and phonographs, feng shui objects, porcelain tureen, antique art and Zippo lighters from the USA ,
The owners here often have many years of experience in the antique trade. Just ask them about an item, its origin, role, or past use.
After 6 years of operation, this place has become a "cultural address" in Saigon.
People come here to buy antiques, sometimes they find not only old valuable items, but also real friends.
If you are interested in, antiques, art and culture in Vietnam, the antique market in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) should be added to your list.
According to a shopkeeper, antiques are usually bought from three main sources: heirlooms of the deceased, overseas Vietnamese purchases, or daily customer contacts.
Enjoy this unique antique market with a delicious cup of Vietnamese coffee and enjoy the live band that plays here every weekend.
What options are there to visit the market?
Especially if you travel in small groups or with your family and have children, a private vehicle is the best choice. You can rent a private car or take a taxi to the antique market in Saigon or simply visit with a private city tour .
The Cho Do Co Antique Market in Saigon - Ho Chi Minh City is open every Saturday & Sunday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Live music from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
The entrance fee is VND 40,000. This includes a free drink or snack.
Address: 311/27 Nơ Trang Long, Phường 13, Bình Thạnh
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