Saigon’s deserted house becomes art district

VietNamNet Bridge – Impressive graffiti paintings have turned a deserted house in Ho Chi Minh City into a favorite destination of young people.

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This house is located behind the People’s Committee of District 2, overlooking the Saigon River .


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The three-storey house is beautified with dozens of graffiti paintings.
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The house is located far from the city center but it lures many young people who come to paint or take photos.
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Bui Thuy Trang , a student of the Marketing Finance University said she came here at weekend to take pictures.
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Finding large walls to draw is difficult in the city, so this house is an attractive place for graffiti painters.
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New paintings appear on the walls of the house every week.
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In the afternoon, young people flock to this site to enjoy fresh air.
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This is also a nice place to watch the sunset in Ho Chi Minh City.

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