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Erawan Museum

99/9 Moo 1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangmuangmai, Samut Prakan 10270, Thailand
+66 2 371 3135
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Interesting but not really a Museum

Worth the visit and it has an educational component like a museum would if you use the free audio... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Mindblowing decorative details

I visited the Erawan Museum after Mueang Boran (which is in the same area) and I have to say that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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99/9 Moo 1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangmuangmai, Samut Prakan 10270, Thailand
+66 2 371 3135

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Reviewed yesterday

Worth the visit and it has an educational component like a museum would if you use the free audio guide players but this isn't like a museum that holds artifacts or exhibits. It's an interestingly and nicely constructed set of gardens and smaller shrines with...More

Thank bleggo
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Erawan Museum after Mueang Boran (which is in the same area) and I have to say that this museum is very worth it. The entire interior of the museum is decorated in pieces of actual china, beer bottles, soy sauce bottles, and...More

2  Thank psyee2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Today we wanted to visit the Ancient city of Siam, however the cabbie misunderstood and took us to The Erawan Museum, about 20km short of the Ancient city. Erawan Museum is spectacular in its own right and is the vision of one man (see photo),...More

Thank FLAT666
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing views as you enter the site. The museum itself has great decoration and worth a visit on its own. The grounds are absolutely spectacular. Location of the museum is somewhat a challenge as it is quite far from downtown. You can always take the...More

Thank Traveler2009
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I have been to bangkok for more than 10 years but this is the first time to this museum / temple. The structure is amazing especially inside the museum. However, this place is not directly accessible by mrt. You need to take a 5min cab...More

Thank gracebeh88
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This museum / temple has been on my list for years and after visiting it this year I wondered why I had waited so much! It was truly amazing! The place was quiet and peaceful (despite being so close to the main road!) and I...More

Thank BananaLu
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

When we went we used the BTS to the end of the line and walked from there. It was a long walk around 2km. You could easily get a taxi to it from the station. The BTS is expanding and will include a stop conveniently...More

Thank FeelingCultured
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to explore for a couple of hours, or more. There is a garden to wander round with some great outdoor items. Inside the museum there are some incredible pieces to examine. The ground floor was perhaps a little light, but...More

Thank Emeny2603
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I discovered this place on trip advisor last time we came to Bangkok but we ran out of time to visit. So when we planned to visit Bangkok again this was on my must do list and we were not disappointed! The museum is in...More

Thank HollyrCasey
Reviewed 26 June 2017

It is a nice museum built by the same family of Mueng Boran (Siam Ancient city). There's a huge Erawan Statue, with a museum inside. Included in the ticket price they provide you an Audio guide where you can even listen the life story of...More

1  Thank MauriVarese_Italy
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21 April 2017|
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Response from KEITH H | Reviewed this property |
I am sure this would not be a problem as there is a large reception area.
23 January 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware it closes at 7pm but as it gets dark about an hour before that I would not leave it 'late in afternoon' to visit.
13 October 2016|
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Response from TayLunlaa | Reviewed this property |
There is the parking space nearby the museum, it is located under the upper-expressway bridge. keep on left lane and observe the signage. You can have short walk from the parking space to the museum.