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Songkhla National Museum

Vichianchom Rd. | Bo Yang, Songkhla 90000, Thailand
+66 74 311 728
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quite fun to walk around

u can know more about the trading history, relationship with malaysia and development of songkhla... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Well worth the visit

Lovely setting and building for this museum. Wooden floorboard clean and polished. Helpful staff... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2016
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Housed in a 19th-century former governor's mansion, this museum exhibits a collection of artifacts from the province.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Vichianchom Rd. | Bo Yang, Songkhla 90000, Thailand
+66 74 311 728
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

u can know more about the trading history, relationship with malaysia and development of songkhla as a port village. pretend to be thai can save some entrance fee. no air con, better bring your water when u go there. can see some models and watch...More

Thank 24wut
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Lovely setting and building for this museum. Wooden floorboard clean and polished. Helpful staff and English speaking. Many different aspects of life in Songkhla and surrounding areas. Rice and rubber exhibits along with many interesting items of the fishing industry in the area. Not a...More

Thank Stevie B
Reviewed November 14, 2016

When i was there, renovation and restoration on going, so only upper floor didn't open for public, the rest, still ok

Thank CSL-5545
Reviewed April 23, 2016

An essential visit to immerse yourself into the rich history of Songkhla. The architecture is wonderful, and so are the displays. furniture's and work of art.

Thank James R
Reviewed April 21, 2016

The museum is open 9 AM - 4 PM, Wed.-Sun., and is closed on Thai national holidays. It costs about 160 baht, there are stairs to climb, and there is no AC. But if you are in reasonable shape, enjoy seeing old architecture, artifacts, learning...More

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed February 18, 2016

it is located in the heart of songkla. It is just by the side of tham marong Museum. it was built sometime in 1878 and looks like a chinese temple. first it was the residence of the ruler of songkla and later it became the...More

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

สถานที่แห่งนี้ จัดเป็นแหล่งเรียนรู้สำคัญ ของเมืองสงขลา ทำให้ได้รับรู้เรื่องราวในอดีต จนปัจจุบัน อย่าพลาด หากคุณได้ไปสงขลา This museum told about story of songkhla province from the past to nowhere. Don't missed to go ,if you will be there.

Thank Plakemphet
Reviewed November 26, 2015

Spent a few hours at this museum. Articles and displays were very interesting. Documentation and videos were also written or had subtitles in English. The outside grounds were also very beautiful with beautiful flowers. A great learning adventure.

Thank tgallproefrock
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Songkhla museum is a must visit place in Songkhla. You will learn and understand the history of people here. Check the opening day first, as we go there on Monday and it s closed.

Thank Te f
Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

The museum is housed in the old residence of the governor of Songkhla, built in Sino-Portugese style. The building itself is quite beautiful. The exhibition leads you from the oldest archeological discoveries (ancient Hindu religious artefacts), to the founding of Songkhla as a Chinese trading...More

Thank Kabir_Orlowski
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