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Fantastic views of the surrounding countryside

A surprising find, this is a museum of the local culture, and gives in Thai and English some nice... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Ellen B
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Good view

We went to water tower on the weekend, there is plenty of good parking and easy to find, just look... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Ian M
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Queensland, Australia
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Southern End of Town, Mukdahan, Thailand
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

If you are in Mukdahan check out this museum and viewing tower. Note they are currently (August 2018) erecting scaffolding so watch your head. Check that they are open before visiting, since the renovation may effect their opening hours. If you do show up and...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

A surprising find, this is a museum of the local culture, and gives in Thai and English some nice information about the area and peoples. There are also a number of artefacts, and a temple at the top. Mostly, go for the view which is...More

Thank Ellen B
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

It really annoys me that foreigners are singled out for discriminatory pricing and this happens at the tower. Concrete structure is now drab and windows for the lookout are dirty. Haphazard collection of stuff downstairs but interesting information on the East West economic corridor.

Thank Bomoh
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We went to water tower on the weekend, there is plenty of good parking and easy to find, just look for the tower and drive, you cannot miss it. There is a nice small garden at the entrance and excellent photo opportunities. There are some...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Went up the tower and paid tourist prices which were a little more than local Thai admission prices. Good view of Mukdahan, and rang the bells. Not a lot of information able to be read in English, but interesting enough. Didn’t stay for that long...More

Thank the_swine90
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

At fist, we considered this tower that is quite small but overtime after walking around we felt its ok. Some spaces for ethnic minority at Mukdahan province. At top they have an altar of Buddha and glass oping floor to look out the biggest Buddha...More

Thank levantam0906
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Short walk from city centre, not open every day, not the most stimulating of views or things to see. Sorry!

Thank David P
Reviewed January 23, 2018

The tower is located just outside of town, so aside from Mekong and Laos, the scenery is meh. I went around 3pm. 50 baht for foreigner. I suggest going a 30-60 minutes before sundown, as the Laos scenery gets a golden light. Sunset might be...More

Thank MysticValley
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

A number of historical and ethnically diverse displays inside. High enough for views to Savanakhet. Not the best maintained and could offer more to the visitor.

Thank Annabelle L
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

30 bhatt for Thais and 50 for us would have not minded paying it I'd they bothered to clean the windows on the 6th and 7th floor it's OK for the first time for some pic's but pic's would be better with clean windows

Thank Alfio G
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