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Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)

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Located in the Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, this organization produces anti-venom serum for snake-bite victims nationwide. * We will be closed on 26th October 2017 due to the Royal cremation *
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1871 Rama IV Road | Phathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Downtown Bangkok
+66 2 252 0161
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It was a fabulous visit where I learned a lot. You can start with the snakes outside and continue inside. Every snake has a name and description. You also can see some mice and other food for the snakes there. There's a very interesting video...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank IvanaM2363
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not a big place, but certainly worth a visit if you can see the venom milking demonstration. The way they handle the very poisonous snakes is very cool.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve077
Reviewed 5 days ago

The first thing to say is that the snakes are very well looked after and are part of the Red Cross antivenom program. The people handling the snakes are Red Cross employees. The show at 14.30 is the highlight....seeing the king cobra in all it's...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jasonsH579YS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's fine. I mean its a snake farm and there is a little "museum" with snake bones and information about snakes, venom, etc. They have a show where they handle snakes and talk about snakes in both Thai and English. It's good for kids I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 28RR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wery nice place You get too know all about asean snakes Hawe show how they milk king cobra for make anti venom Wery informativ And wery easy place too travel too

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bore68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even the snake-o-phobes in my family were glad we went. Go a little early to see the exhibits before the show, and to stake out seats near the rail. There is a lot of action and you’ll want to see it all! Plus, you’re supporting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tachnergrams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Snakes, they sort of give me the shivers. But this place was compelling beyond belief. I saw things that left me awed, remarkable snakes, and there was lots of information about where they live, why we want them, what challenges they face. The snake show...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank liketOtravel00742
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a display of local snakes for Southeast Asia with a lot of information about which varieties are venomous and how to handle snake bites and to show respect for nature. beautiful environment for the the display of snake and a funny snake show. if there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Burendahl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the show was much better than I had expected. Close to BTS and the subway. Good thing to do for pictures. I am NOT a snake person at all but enjoyed the event.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 578darryls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like to see different snakes and want to learn about them, this a place you have to visit. You will see snake handlers demonstrate what these reptiles are capable of.

Date of experience: December 2018
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November 15, 2018|
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Response from Ali_star21 | Reviewed this property |
Hey there! I wish I could remember how much exactly it was, but it was no more than $5 USD. I just remember it was crazy cheap, and my daughter who was 3 at the time got in free.
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Response from LenniL15 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go in and out as many times as you want during one day! But you need to show your ticket every time!
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Response from Worldismyoyster1070 | Reviewed this property |
You must go to the show in the afternoon if you want to hold a snake and get a photo with it. The website has the times listed.