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The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre

73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 34 512 721
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Outstanding museum

This museum is one of the few in which I walked away with bucket loads of information I had to... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
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Outstanding

Outstanding museum... one of the few museums in which I have truly stopped to read and absorb every... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
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73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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+66 34 512 721

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This museum is one of the few in which I walked away with bucket loads of information I had to immediately unload onto my family. Small, though very well laid out and informative without having lots of unnecessary extra fluff, this centre was both extremely...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Outstanding museum... one of the few museums in which I have truly stopped to read and absorb every placard and exhibit.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I found this museum very interesting. It was shocking to learn about the amount of POWs who were forced to work in the most unbearable conditions. The museum displays were well thought out and easy to follow. I would suggest visiting the museum before going...More

1  Thank Nina T
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This museum is a must do. Very well done and learned so much about WWII that I didn't know. Would recommend.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 21 July 2017

The price had gone up a little from what we had seen on their website (from 120 to 140 baht) but it was definitely worth it. Having learnt a lot more about the war in Europe during my history lessons, this was extremely interesting and...More

Thank binnybrussels
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The museum is interesting with lots of photos, facts and a few meaningful displays that truly bring out the tragedy that occurred. They don't let you take photos of anything within the building even though very few things are original artifacts. The cemetery is meticulously...More

Thank Kenny W
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Located directly across from the POW cemetery. It gives a very good outline of the Thai , Burma railway with quality models , dioramas and a video to watch. Should take around 90 minutes to go through. Well worth before going to the cemetery

1  Thank wotssup
Reviewed 12 July 2017

For the kids that have no much knowledge about the local history this museum have great value. Entrance at 140 Baht which include free coffee is a plus.... The data about the era is well organized and displayed. Some more video and audio presentation would...More

Thank DGSmanila
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is another must see just to personally observe the adversity that was overcome by our soldiers in the building of this railway. It is worth the time to visit.

Thank sandyleeh
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very informative space. The collection of acquired knowledge is amazing and they have down and outstanding job in how they have set up the museum .. it's first class and shows greAt respect to the young men who lost their lives here..if...More

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Billy S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Shalliday92 | Reviewed this property |
You don't get the train, its in the town centre. From what i remember it was maybe $3 entrance but is worth it
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Kiff M
18 January 2015|
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Response from LeedsPinklady | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help you as it was a tour and we went to various places first.
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