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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
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+66 2 252 0161
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Educational and fun! The handlers were all very professional and friendly. Learnt alot about the snakes! Try to get there early so you get a good seat to the front! And a big thank you to the handlers that had patience with me despite me...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ShakeelahB
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience The milking show was really interesting and definatly an eye opener All the snakes look really healthy and happy moving about and all shedding really clean. The whole place is very clean and the food just outside the gates is very nice....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unforgettable experience. The king cobra in their outdoor exhibit hooded up and tracked me as I walked by. The metal mesh between us kept me safe, but I was able to observe him/her from inches away. All the snakes look healthy and happy. Definitely a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rmballegis
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would highly recommend a visit the the snake farm in Bangkok, especially if you've only done the touristy things. The buildings form a peaceful oasis in the middle of the city. The amount of information on snakes is overwhelming, a great museum with modern...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a unique experience there. Very skilled people demonstrate venom extraction and snake handling. I did dare to go and have a python around me!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Flow E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place in thailande I'm so happy to had the opportunity to visite this place tank's for every person who make this place muste beautiful

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dakir5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The snake farm and exhibitions are interesting. This is one of the few such centers around the world where venom is collected to help people who are bitten by snakes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Golam S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am terrified of snakes but my significant other wanted to see the king cobras and pythons. He was able to hold one of the pythons and an iguana. The snake show was a bit unnerving but I still manage to enjoy it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank annrose2017
Reviewed November 8, 2018

This was a very cool way to spend the afternoon! (literally & figuratively) We were able to get there fairly easily taking the sky train and then a short walk. The center has a really nice selection of snakes and an informative education exhibit upstairs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HappyLuckyTurtle
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Bangkok Snake Farm (official name Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute Bangkok, Thailand) is one of the largest and best snake farms and an institute that is conducting research on venomous snakes, the extraction of snake venom, and preparing vaccines for snake bites. It is located in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Vj0110
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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michael w
August 11, 2018|
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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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March 5, 2018|
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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.
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