Chiang Mai National Museum (เชียงใหม่ พิพิธภัณฑสถานแห่งชาติ), Chiang Mai. Important visiting information

Opening Time : 09:00 AM Closing Time : 04:00 PM
Closed ON : Monday Tuesday Closed on public holidays : Yes
Entery fee : 30 THB Authorization : No
Contact No : (053) 221308 View address & how to reach

More about Chiang Mai National Museum (เชียงใหม่ พิพิธภัณฑสถานแห่งชาติ), Chiang Mai and Historical Information

The Chiang Mai national museum is located in Chaing Mai in northern Thailand. It is in the vicinity of Wat Chet Yot area of the city. It is a natural history museum with artefacts dating back to prehistoric times. It has displays featuring geographic history and Neolithic settlements.

The museum is famous for having extravagant displays showing the history, culture and lifestyle during the Lanna regime. There are display cases filled with textile, gold jewellery, pottery, money, etc. from the Lanna period. This museum also covers the time after the Lanna period, when Chiang Mai became the part of Kingdom of Siam and later Thailand.

The best section of the museum is the Lanna art section, which displays a collection of images of Lord Buddha in a variety of styles. There is a detailed explanation about the period and their influence on the style. If you are an art lover, you will definitely love it. There are also displays showing the modern life of Chiang Mai. The museum is a must visit for anyone having the slightest interest in knowing the culture and history of the northern Thailand.

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Chiang Mai National Museum (เชียงใหม่ พิพิธภัณฑสถานแห่งชาติ), Chiang Mai address and how to reach

Address : Chiang Mai-Lampang super Highway, Muang district, Chiang Mai Province 50300

How To Reach: "By Train: 10.6 KM away from Chiang Mai Railway Station
By Air: 7.1 KM away from Chiang Mai International Airport "

Railway Address :Chiangmai Railway Station, Tambon Wat Ket, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand Airport Address :Chiang Mai International Airport, 60 Mahidol Rd, Suthep, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand

 

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