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Anek Kuson Sala (Viharnra Sien)

Na Jomtien Km 160, Sukhumvit Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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Ranked #12 of 67 Attractions in Pattaya
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

This is really worth the trip ! Excellent place full of huge bronze statues along with original examples from the Terrocotta army. Only 50 baht to get in - its a bargain !!

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Bhubaneswar, India
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66 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Another milestone with a fine excellent combined thai and chinese work.A must and most visit place.Must take a pose with the martial artist statue kept on the room.Lots of bronze statues of chariots,god and godess,personal belonging to Thai royal family.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

An amazing place with a marvellous collection of Chinese and Thai works. There are even original terracotta soldiers on display. Be sure to check out the 500 yr old paintings and the bronze statues on the roof level. Well worth the 50 baht entrance fee.

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London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This was a great place, a gentle wonder around taking in the sights, sounds and smells. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Not a big Chinese style temple but tons of bronze statues to look at. Personally I did not find them particularly fascinating but made a pleasant stop on the way to noonnuch garden. 30 mins at most to spend for most people.

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Patna, India
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73 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

This is a chinese temple and museum situated an hour distance from pattaya city,near silverlake wine yard.Its not so frequemtly visited by tourist as other location.It has a chinese temple having different budha statue.It got a museum with many chinese statue and sculpture given by chinese government.It has some orignal teracota warriers.Entry fee of just 50 bhat,this place is a... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This place has been built for over 20 years. There are many interesting things about Thai-Chinese Sculpture and Regional stuffs. It's about to see how Buddha Region has affected ancient Chinese in ages.

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Visit Viharnra Sien on 02 February 2014. This museum has been opened for 30 years according to my guide and this was my first visit even though I had been to Pattaya more than 10 times. It is situated in the mountain area about 20 minutes from Pattaya. This musuem houses numerous statues of Chinese deities from Buddhism and Taoism.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

We were unaware of this place - friends that live in Pattaya took us, we therefore had no expectations before getting there. This is a must see, must do experience. It's a Temple which is now a museum, steeped in history, and expresses very well the relationship between Thailand and China. China has donated many beautiful pieces to the museum... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Very interesting and a lot to look at . It was only 50 baht to get in and they even had real terracotta worriers from china that you can reach over and touch . You can spend hours in here

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