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Ancient City (Mueang Boran)

296/1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangpoo Subdistrict, Samut Prakan 10280, Thailand
+66 2 709 1644
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One of the world’s largest outdoor museums features a 200-acre city with 109 scaled-down copies of Thailand’s most famous monuments and architectural attractions.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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296/1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangpoo Subdistrict, Samut Prakan 10280, Thailand
+66 2 709 1644
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's very interesting place in Bangkok's near region (about 16km from last BTS Station - Samrong). Museum is placed in big park where you can face big lizards - varans. There are small lakes and rivers. You will see beautiful sculptures, copies of temples(some in...More

Thank MadVanger
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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always recommend this place to my friend. If you want to see architecture around Thailand in one day. This is the place. Now easier to reach with BTS and recommend to spend whole day. Free bicycle inside.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our visit to Ancient City!! Although there were a lot of people at the entrance waiting to buy tickets (vast majority Thai and not your usual travellers) the park was very quiet. You could see all the main sights from around Thailand without other...More

2  Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Muang Boran is a Thai style theme park. Entrance fee is 400 Baht including a bike. It consists of minature versions of hundreds of temples and monuments around Thailand. They are built to approximately 40% of their real size, so you still get a great...More

5  Thank smilehightravel
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I visited Muang Boran a few weeks ago during my Bangkok stay, it was a very pleasant experience worth the money and a full day dedicated.

Thank Jr M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

You can hire a taxi or take the Skytrain to the last stop and a taxi from there. There are 120 exhibits exemplifying Thai history through 1/3 size reproductions of important buildings and documents. The historic route is very long. Although they offer free bicycles...More

2  Thank delacova
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Definitely recommend this as you get spectacular views of the old city! It's a nice walk . Having read other reviews we chose to enter at the Mueang Boran, It is quite challenging to climb and work your way around do NOT do this on...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is a huge park build up by a rich family with aims to preserve the ancient Thai culture an teach it to the future generation. The place is really nice, you can spend there a full day riding your bike across many different ancient...More

1  Thank MauriVarese_Italy
Reviewed 19 June 2017

there is so much to see and all is impressive! not well known on the tourist maps but one of the best places to see the history of Thailand. selection of buildings placed in beautiful landscapes, all done with consideration of the items recreated, each...More

Thank iberia9
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Highly recommend you avoid this place. It used to be good but not anymore. The place is being renovated at the moment so you can't see a lot of the exhibits. They don' t tell you this when you buy your ticket. Way over priced...More

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Isa J
31 July 2017|
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Response from MauriVarese_Italy | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember any particular dress code, but as there are a couple of temples in the area it's better if dress with something that cover your legs under your knees and at least a t-shirt. No problem with sandals as you'll... More
Qiuyun w
30 July 2017|
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Response from MauriVarese_Italy | Reviewed this property |
My comments Option A: it's impossible to visit Kanchnaburi and Chinatown in the same day. No you'll never be able to visit Chatuchak morning and Mueang Boran afternoon Option B: It's impossible to visit Wat Arun,China Town... More