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The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre

73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 34 512 721
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Museum of Death Railway

A small but informative Museum depicting the trauma and death that occurred building the Railway... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MenifeeHelen
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Menifee, CA
A must for everyone to visit

This museum makes you think what has been sacrificed for us to live the life we lead now. What a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ChristineW569
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Caloundra, Australia
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73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

A small but informative Museum depicting the trauma and death that occurred building the Railway. There were excellent pictures and documentaries .

Thank MenifeeHelen
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum makes you think what has been sacrificed for us to live the life we lead now. What a terrible ending many had. All teenagers should see this.

Thank ChristineW569
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well presented and appropriate museum. Many exhibits of actual and not replica items from the camps and the railroads. There is a lot of reading so take it easy and enjoy a free coffee whilst taking a half-time break overlooking the cemetry. Tells the story...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are going to travel in Kanchanaburi.Don't miss to visit this museum.you will understand the event of second world war II.

Thank chonnakanpun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Early morning taxi to Thornburi rail station, ticket cost 100 baht ( one price for foreigners) third class train most days. Took about 2-3 hours but changing views interesting. Arrive at River Kwai station just get off and walk over bridge. We came back from...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great museum with everything you need to know about the history of the war and POW' s plight, with some great items on show that have been donated by the families of the fallen and survivors. A must see when in the area as...More

Thank mayabay1023
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you visited the bridge or took a train ride along the Death Railway, this museum is a must do. It shows the complete history of the death railway. It's not a large museum but at the end you learned about the shocking horrors that...More

Thank Robbert C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In this "museum" the suffering of the war prisoners really came out and was in no way tried to be hidden. There was several ways they described the horrific scenes. Pictures, movies, drawings, models, collected artefacts, written boards and so on. No pictures allowed inside...More

Thank Go2Look
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I learned more from something I never from a textbook in school. I love history so this place is a good place to learn from

Thank hanahanahanappe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We paid a short visit to the museum and it was nice to get a better picture of what actually happened during that time. It will also give you a better appreciation if you go to visit the bridge. We went to the museum right...More

Thank Lavakids2003
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Billy S
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Shalliday92 | Reviewed this property |
You don't get the train, its in the town centre. From what i remember it was maybe $3 entrance but is worth it
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Kiff M
January 18, 2015|
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Response from LeedsPinklady | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help you as it was a tour and we went to various places first.
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