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Chiang Mai City Arts and Cultural Centre

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This is an amazing museum about Chiang Mai's history and culture. It opened in 1999. Their web sit is a bit hi-tech quirky.
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Prapokklao Road | T. Sriphum, A. Muang, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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+66 53 217 793
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Housed in the former City Hall behind the Three Kings Monument, the Arts and Cultural Centre is dedicated to various aspects of the city and its development. Small models inside glass cubes depict ancient activities like the Lanna King’s coronation procession and protective rites held...More

2  Thank blackeaglejim
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Did the City Arts Museum which comprises the cultural centre, historical centre and Lanna folk life museum. This is a great way to start a trip to Chiang Mai as it gives you some background and feeling for the City and its peoples. We also...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2018

Judging by the negative reviews, seems like some people are not interested in the history and culture of the places they visit. I think the centre is well worth a visit if you like learning about such things. The ticket you buy also entitles you...More

Thank Stormyallen
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Some rooms were ok, but over all we felt like there were to many videos to watch that seemed quite outdated. Kids were bored and we didn’t really find that we stayed for long in the rooms. Shame, as we were expecting more.

Thank KHillery
Reviewed June 24, 2018

the great amazing museum that has provided unexpected impressive experience. this is a modern style learning museum (totally different shape from the other old version museums in this country), with additional video visualized learning supporting media, and perfectly local narrative guide explanation. this is absolutely...More

Thank Huang W
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

The building is pleasant and some effort has been put into the museum and displays. There’s a focus on history and culture. I left learning very little and overall experience was so dull. I wouldn’t bother unless you have a more specialized interest in this...More

Thank WolfgangA317
Reviewed June 15, 2018

I have to tell you that this picture here is NOT Chiang Mai Historical Center. Those are 2 different places eventho in 1 area. And those 2 museums are very different I visited 3 musums in Chiang Mai: Lanna Folklife Museum, Chiang Mai City Arts...More

Thank merry_setianingsih
Reviewed May 20, 2018

We had a great afternoon at the Chiang Mai Arts and Cultural Center as well as the Historical Centre (buildings right next to each other - can buy a combo ticket). We hadn't found much history during our whole trip of Thailand, so this was...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Pretty impressive art work collections. Discount for trio museums entry ticket, you pay 2 to visit 3 places.

Thank nnchin
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

On our last full day in Chiang Mai we learnt about the history of the region. Worth paying for the triple admission to see the Lanna Folk Museum Mans the Chang Mai Provincial Museum. We took a Long morning to do all three nice shady...More

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