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Siam Insect Zoo

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great day out, even for an insect-a-phobe like me!

I was not thrilled when my children wanted to visit the Siam Insect Zoo but as it’s their holiday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
684lucya
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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great for kids

We went at the end of the day so we were the only ones there. The staff were really attentive with... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2019
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The Siam Insect-Zoo & Museum is a great place for famlies visiting Chiang Mai. The facility was renovated in 2010 and includes exhibits with insects ranging from caterpillars to beetles to butterflies.more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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23/4 Moo1, Mae Rim-Samoeng Rd | Mae Raem Subdistrict, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
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+66 89 184 8475
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was not thrilled when my children wanted to visit the Siam Insect Zoo but as it’s their holiday as much as mine we went along. After a squirmy few minutes to begin with the staff put me at ease and apart from the spider...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 684lucya
Reviewed October 9, 2019

We went at the end of the day so we were the only ones there. The staff were really attentive with our young kids and helped them to hold loads of the insects and reptiles. We thought we wouldn't have much time, but actually 1...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Helen N
Reviewed October 8, 2019

We took my grandchildren 3 & 5 years old to visit the insect zoo. it was a wrong decision as they are too young and not used to see, touch insects.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Joram H
Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

This small museum/zoo has a comprehensive instruction on the insect world. A delightful butterfly compound and staff who clearly enjoy giving you hands on contact with insects and reptiles. An unexpected surprise was the number of Australian bearded dragons that were a beautiful red/orange colouring...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AsdarRotu
Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

Other than the massive spiders which technically are not insects this was a fascinating and informative visit. Great info and staff.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank tes108
Reviewed September 18, 2019

I went with my pre-teens. They had a great time. A couple of my kids have always been nervous of insects so it was great to see them build up the courage to hold a stick insect or a scorpion. The reptiles were a lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank KachinaA
Reviewed August 29, 2019 via mobile

This place was way more fun than we expected. You get to touch the bugs and there are so many different bugs and animals to see. The best part is that they are not exploiting or harming any of the animals. I think most people...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank alexsR8634DB
Reviewed August 1, 2019

I traveled alone to the Siam Insect Zoo by taxi from Chiang Mai because Hubby wasn't interested in looking at insect displays. I'm so glad I did. This was incredibly interesting, besides being the only insect zoo I've ever heard of, anywhere in the world....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank FancyFree55
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

We had such a lovely day here. Yes it’s only small but there is so much to look at and take in. The butterfly garden is fairylike, the stick insects are amazing, baby iguanas and their mothers, glow in the dark scorpions, turtles, water dragons,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank WellingtonKiwi77
Reviewed April 30, 2019

Siam Insect Zoo is above all a Learning Museum!! I recommend bringing children with you if possible, to see the delight and joy that comes out from truly experiencing the wonders of nature !! It is a museum to visit over and over, as it...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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