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273 Soi 43, Charoenkrung Road, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

To me the word “folk” gives the wrong impression. I would call it “Old Vintage Homes of Old Bangkok” The main attraction in the white 1927 Panya house which was usually a two story wooden gabled roof white house painted to look like a cement...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

I have recently visited the location and felt that the architecture and atmosphere are really nice, It bring back the nostalgic feeling of Bangkok. The museum caretaker are also all nice as they really welcome you with warm feeling plus giving you an insight knowledge....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sunadda P
Reviewed June 21, 2017

This is a great place to spend an hour, it's full of old artefacts from the family that used to live there, down to brushes, sewing kits and old cigar boxes.. There are 3 buildings to wander around, the main house is teak and very...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

The museum consists of three houses set in a nice garden on half an acre of land. This was a home built in 1937 and donated as a museum. The museum had been set up to preserve the history of Bangkok. It is a depository...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Haven't seen that mentioned anywhere online. Kind of a big deal. It seems to be quite a distance away.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Liam T
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Located in Charoen Krung 43, centre of business and old quater of Historical telling for Bangkok. Museum used to the house before donate to be free Museum for people who interested what Bangkokian's living in the past since WWII. Nice decoration of house and depict...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Kita U
Reviewed August 26, 2016

It was a nice house with relaxing atmosphere in the middle of Bangkok. It opens on Wednesday to Sunday from 10.00-16.00. Admission is free but contribution for the maintenance is welcome.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

Bangkokian Museum and Bangkok Folk Museum is one and the same. We have reviewd under its other name.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed October 6, 2015

I would not put this on the "Must See" list, but if you have done the "Musts" and are looking for a low cost (free) activity to pass a hour then this is it. My kids 9 and 11 were amazed to see a real...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 31, 2015

An interesting old house turned musuem in the CBD of Bangkok, dating back to World War II period. The museum displays housewares of the upper-middle class Thais during that period. There are two two-storey buildings set out in a typical Thai garden. A collection of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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