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Anek Kuson Sala (Viharnra Sien)

Na Jomtien Km 160, Sukhumvit Road, Pattaya, Thailand
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Ranked #14 of 68 attractions in Pattaya
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 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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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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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
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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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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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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

It is a struggle to find really classy things to see in Pattaya but this one delivered and is a good morning or afternoon out. Again you have to ask "why?" other than it is one man's obsession, but this is a very peaceful and spectacular place. It is, in effect, a monument to Chino Thai relationships and recognises the... More

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Westbury, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

u can't miss this place one of the best temples in Thailand and when u see the statues u will be amazed all from Chinese and thai traditions and u can feel the power a must see beautiful and enchanting place don't miss it!!!!!!!!!!!

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We wanted to visit this museum as soon as I read that they had Terracotta Warriors there. We spent about 2-3 hours here with our friend and driver Veron who lives in Pattaya. I was amazed at all the statues and the stories they tell. For me the best was seeing the terracotta warriors even if there is only a... More

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