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Elephant Parade House
Ranked #23 of 138 Shopping in Chiang Mai
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Here you’ll be able to see some of the full size Elephant Parade statues from cities around the world and choose your favorite from a collection of replicas. You can also learn about Asian elephants and the work The Asian Elephant Foundation are doing to save these magnificent but endangered animals. Moreover, you can join an art workshop and paint your own Elephant Parade replica elephant and maybe become one of the exhibition artists because of your beautiful work and talent!
Reviewed February 13, 2014

If you like elephants and want to help in their safety and the future visit and help by buying an elephant. You won't be sorry

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed February 12, 2014

I loved seeing all the painted elephants and even bought one of the limited editions. I also loved calmly painting my own elephant. The studio is very light, high ceilings, and calm music is playing - such a peaceful and creative atmosphere.

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Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

Found this on Trip Advisor, and went with family. The staff were excellent, friendly and helpful. Spent three hours and enjoyed every minute. Reasonably priced for a family activity. We had a great time and some of us found the inner artist lol.

Thank John R
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Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

I can highly reccomend this place! You can see so many different styles of elephant statues and they are all handmade!
If you want to paint your own elephant, you have to pay 600baht but its worthy!!
The girls give really helpull advices and they are so friendly! So if you want to spend a day in chiang mai inside, go there!! :)

Thank Felitravelling
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Reviewed February 5, 2014

The visit (& free ceramic elephant) was a raffle prize won at British Legion (Chiang Mai) so we did not know quite what to expect.
After contacting Pailin, we visited Elephant Parade, & thoroughly enjoyed our time there.
Our elephant looked very amateurish compared to the ones in the shop, but it was our own work.
The staff were very attentive & helpful, with a plentiful supply of tea & coffee to hand.
Our "Gladiator" elephant which we purchased, has drawn many compliments & admiration from friends.
If you have children, this is a "must visit"

Thank rafascot
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