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This is a very interesting place to visit. Give yourself around 2 hours to absorb as much as you... read more

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Fascinating museum

Didn’t think i would be very impressed, but this is a fine place to visit - well laid out with a... read more

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An important Bronze Age settlement and cemetery.
| Ban Chiang, Nong Han District, Udon Thani, Thailand
+66 42 208 340
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a very interesting place to visit. Give yourself around 2 hours to absorb as much as you can. Or you can blow thru in 30 min. Depends on your interest levels. I found it interesting to learn about the history of the area...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn’t think i would be very impressed, but this is a fine place to visit - well laid out with a great deal of interesting information (in English) set in it’s own pleasant grounds - pleased we went. We must have been here well over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Thsi museum is definitely worth a visit, and forms part of the Ban Chiang World Heritage archaeological site. The exhibits are beautifully presented and laid out, divided into eras and dating back some 5,000 years, possibly even longer.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Ban Chiang is now World Heritage. To visit this museum worth to learn pre-historic site with skeletons and ceramic made by those people. It takes about 1-2 hrs walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a UNESCO world Heritage listed number 359 site. It contains 9 galleries with exhibits dating back 5500 years. The galleries are modern, well lit and beautifully presented. There are 3 major time zones, the initial hunter gatherer, the Bronze Age and the Iron...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I had visited this museum several years ago and on this second visit I found the museum to be just as interesting. In fact with the new feature of using the QR code on my phone I was able to download a guided tour (...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Fascinated with the artefacts from 3000 years ago, Truly amazing, I regret not going many years ago and many times, a must see for any visitors to the country.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

As foreign people in Thailand we are used to being discriminated against. Normally when showing a work permit or Thai driving license they will let you in at Thai price. If you are Asian no issue they turn a blind eye but if you are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Great place and incredible interesting sight. Can highly regimene a visit. Very professional built up around the museum.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Endreca
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Nice exhibition, a lot of old pottery and skeleton. You learn a lot of old Thailand thousand of years ago, the culture was much the same as back in old Europe in the same time.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Alberta M
November 21, 2018|
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Response from Pnicholson | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon. I was there this year. This is a must do if you are interested in the past history of Thailand. This now a museum. Well laid out in several different buildings with lots on display and recreated excavation... More
pauline o
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Response from lungu2015 | Reviewed this property |
Geöffnet von 9:00 Uhr - 16:00. Außer Montag da ist es geschlossen.
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