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Pipit Banglamphu History Museum

Phra Sumen Road | Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 629 1850
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Very little to say, poor explanations

Although the air conditioning was welcome, the few rooms in this small facility don’t display much... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
mrsirin
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Informative and very cool air-con

Small but interestin place. Makes travelling in the areas alot more interesting and meaningful... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Amy R
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17 Nov 2017
“Very little to say, poor explanations”
16 Oct 2016
“Informative and very cool air-con”
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Phra Sumen Road | Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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+66 2 629 1850

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Although the air conditioning was welcome, the few rooms in this small facility don’t display much. In addition, most of the displays contain very poor English that is very hard to understand.

Thank mrsirin
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Small but interestin place. Makes travelling in the areas alot more interesting and meaningful. The guide was knowlwdgeable but like most museums in the area, they tend to talk very fast and we have less time to really read the information signs. The place is...More

Thank Amy R
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

All big cities in the world have their own stories. the most interesting of them are not only the thing being today, but it's all they have been. Banglamphu is an area which has been located in the central of Bangkok, but back to 200...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

- the museum is small but there're a lot of things to find out about old town zone of Bangkok "Bang Lamphu", how it was built - close to tourist attractions e.g. Pra Sumen fort, Choa Praya River, Khaw San rd. - clean toilet -...More

Thank Honey C
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I was planning to go to Phra Sumen when it started to rain so I decided to visit this museum. I was able to go into the lobby of the musem but unfortunately it was already close since I arrived at about 6pm. I was...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

The actual section about the local history was quite interesting with some interactive features. Howvere you have to take a tour to get to this and the tour is only in Thai. The signs are in English also. The tour takes you through a section...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

The museum is located close to fort Phra Sumen, so you should combine both. In the museum they have rebuilt scenes of daily life of the Bang Lamphu community 50-150 years ago, such as school, grocery, coffee shop, pharmacy, artisans, etc.. Highly educational

1  Thank pierremichelshanghai
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

Modern museum located between the Fort Phra Sumen and the gas station there is no sign in english but is in an old ( and updated) treasury building. The lower floor has an exhibition to commmemorate Her Majesty the Queen's 82nd birthday. Another room on...More

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