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learn about hill tribes

The museum is free to visit, however, if you feel you want to donate a small sum, there is a... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2017
deeg213
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Wenatchee, Washington
Good museum to visit, walked there

Hello I walked to the museum from the city wall. It took 1 and 15 minute. or take a tuk tuk one... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
andrewfK3532YM
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Vancouver, Canada
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An ode to cultural heritage, each Thailand hilltribe is represented via ceremonial costumes, musical instruments and tools.
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Lanna Rama 9 Park, Chotana Rd., Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
+66 53 210 872
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Left the hotel 8.30am, stood on street a songthaew stopped. Nice guy we had Nancy Chandler map(fab) showed him where we wanted to go. Interesting ride to museum. Lovely peaceful area. He said he would wait for us. Walked through the mock village huts quite...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank corinneallatsea
Reviewed January 5, 2019

My granddaughter and I had a wonderful time at the museum. The staff were wonderful and very knowledgeable. It was very interesting finding out about the history of the tribes in Chiang Mia

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Natasha R
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Another beautiful Museum in Thailand, amazed to see how they keep their culture so rich, other country should have to learn some.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Samual20
Reviewed September 25, 2018

A little north beyond the super highway a road turns west to the museum dedicated to the hill tribes. Three stories high, at the edge of a large pond, with restaurants lining the banks, it is commonly known as the Hill Tribe Museum. Yet signs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank blackeaglejim
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Watch all beautiful movies, then you know all of the tribes of Northern Thailand. Wonderful collection of original attributes and clothes. Nice shop. One of the best things we visited in Chiang Mai.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Feliz E
Reviewed December 14, 2017

The museum is free to visit, however, if you feel you want to donate a small sum, there is a donation box, and they are very appreciative of anything you give. I found the exhibits very informative. I had no idea there were several different...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank deeg213
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Hello I walked to the museum from the city wall. It took 1 and 15 minute. or take a tuk tuk one way and walk back on the main rode to catch a tuk tuk back into the old city. It was not too hot....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank andrewfK3532YM
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I visited both the Lanna Cultural Center and the Tribal Museum while I was in Chiang Mai and I think the Tribal Museum was far more informative. You start out watching a fifteen minute video that covers some basic facts about the Hill Tribes of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Ryan V
Reviewed February 13, 2017

There is no guarantee if you will be able to visit the museum. Also, there are no tuk tuks or taxis there waiting for you. Try to figure out a way to go though.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank TParker922
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

This is not a review but to let other visitors know that it is closed and will open next month. It's out of the way and you'll just get disappointed just like me to arrive there and be told it's closed. Also, make sure you...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Michael F
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Hi Michael, I'm sorry but I don't remember how much it cost to get in to the museum. I'm sure it must have been reasonable, because if it had been expensive then I probably would have been more likely to remember it, sorry... More
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