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Wat Ket Karam Museum

Charoenraj Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Beautiful Temple Honoring Year of Dog

Throughout Thailand there are temples that honor the 12 Asian Zodiac symbols and this is for those... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JamHam
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Olathe, Kansas
Historical site

Recommend for those who want to know more about Chiangmai to see how it was and travel back in time... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
pimtawan i
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Charoenraj Road, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Throughout Thailand there are temples that honor the 12 Asian Zodiac symbols and this is for those, especially, born in the year of the dog. It is a beautiful temple and grounds to walk around and enjoy. The sitting is just east of the Ping...More

Thank JamHam
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Recommend for those who want to know more about Chiangmai to see how it was and travel back in time to come to realize why it is the way it is!!!

Thank pimtawan i
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This Wat is East of the river & a short walk from Warorot Market. Very clean & peaceful with many teak buildings.

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Spare 30 min just to visit this temple. Next to river side. After cafe visit just walk short distance to this temple

Thank S C
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Wat Karam last year, I thought then as I do now that it is the most interesting museum in Chiang Mai. The museum has an extensive collection of every day items including photographs of Chaing Mai. Unfortunately the bicycle shed which has a...More

Thank IPhilip
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Wat Ket Karam is one of the most popular wats with the local people of Chiang Mai for whom it is a place of worship. It is a working temple on the east side of the Ping river and so must have been somewhat isolated...More

Thank Buncrew
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This is a quirky little complex on the east side of the Ping River. Their is a footbridge at the north end of Warorot Market. It's worth the trip to the other side of the river. Besides the Wat, there are a host of trendy...More

1  Thank gdub2019
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon the museum after our guide suggested the Wat was worth a visit. The Wat is a lovely escape from the hustle of the main city, but the museum is quite a quirky find. Spread across half a dozen rooms in an old...More

1  Thank DavidWMcCulloch
Reviewed 2 December 2016

A beautiful working temple, this temple is dedicated to the spirit of dogs, and thus has some dog statuary around. The temple includes a museum of sorts, which includes a hodge-podge of artifacts.

1  Thank Zachary B
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The museum is situated in one of the buildings in Wat Ket Karam across the river reached by the new footbridge opposite Worrarot Market.The temple is full of character with many original features not seen in other temples such as the wonderful use of teak...More

1  Thank Nomadman411978
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