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4, Sanam Chai Road | Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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All reviews thai history interactive exhibits temporary exhibition great for kids audio guide all ages wat pho beautiful building admission fee non thai tha tien grand palace souvenir shop three hours rainy day air conditioned two hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only 50 baht for students with a student card! Very interactive and a fun way to learn about Thai culture. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sallymonsbourgh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 7 year old son had so much fun learning about Thailand in the 'Decoding Thainess' theme. They has audio guide which is good for my little independent learner. Great interactive exhibition. Nice workers. Relaxing old building and big yard tucked in the busy street...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ariyaporn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was amazed to visit the place as I love history, culture, linguistics and arts. This place represents all of the these of Thailand. If you want to know about Thailand I recommend to visit there.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank shahnewaj85
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the top 3 museums that we visited in South East Asia. On our second trip to Thailand ( travelled to Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar) this was a welcome learning experience about what is thainess. This is a very hands on interactive museum...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LoveToXcountry
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

This very nice old building hosts a surprisingly modern museum that focuses on the “Thainess” concept. What is Thai? What is not? There s of course no answer to this but the museum brings many information to solve the equation. Although nothing is discussed in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Price for foreign is 200bt and it is good. Very clean,new,interactive and interesting. Staff was very gentle and nice.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kinki_vik
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Museum seems to be aimed at 8-year olds and the guards will not let you double back if you get lost (which is easy to do with such poor signage). Thailand is a wonderful country with a fascinating history, and this museum does not do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pimlico_Andy
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

I visited this museum on a slightly rainy day with my friend and we spent a nice few hours exploring the museum. There was an entry fee of 200 baht which included free audio headsets, available in a variety of languages: in order to take...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank aislingm215
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

At September 2018 this was rated #69 out of 640 things to do in Bangkok. What a miss The regular exhibition is around what “Thainess” is a great exhibition which asks many questions that can be asked on yourself. From 1600 entrance is free though...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ya l
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Interactive and informative, this museum gave a great insight to everyone on the history of Thai culture as it evolved and progresses into this day. There is a free audio guide available in a variety of languages, and it truly adds depth to the exhibits...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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November 4, 2018|
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Response from JMGeneva | Reviewed this property |
OpenIng 10AM and closing 6PM Tuesday-Sunday. Note that entrance is free after 4PM (at least on Sunday’s)
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Danny U | Reviewed this property |
It has reopened now and is very modern with excellent object and nicely designed rooms