Literary shrine is located in the west of Hoan Kiem Lake at a distance of about 2 km, which is the exact location on the Pho Quoc Tu Giam. Can be reached by foot or by cyclo and Xe Om. Van Mieu Quo Tu Giam admission tickets for 5000 Dong. Van Mieu is located in the south of Thanh Long Citadel. This temple was built in 1070 by Emperor Ly Thanh Long to Confucian. In 1076, the first university in Vietnam, Quoc Tu Giam or National University was established in the temple complex. The university teaches mandarin. Impression of Van Mieu Temple shown is a peaceful, quiet, and beautiful.This temple was built by the place of birth of Confucius in Qufu, Shandong Province in China. Temple complex consists of five pages neatly organized. Planted the first two pages from the past which is now rare, surrounded by neat grass planted. The gates to the park three Khue Van Cac dominated pavilium built in 1802. The fourth park used to contain 72 statues of the greatest Confucian students, but now the ranks of office and souvenir shop. The park is home to the last Quoc Tu Giam or National University, which was destroyed France in 1947. Although there has been much restoration and repair. Van Mieu still keep the rest of its past glory. The place is said to be one of the most peaceful and beautiful locations in Hanoi. When travelers to Hanoi, make sure this temple is in the list of locations to be visited.