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Address: 207 Moo 11 | Tha Sao Subdistrict, Sai Yok 71000, Thailand
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+66 34 919 605
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09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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A memorial dedicated to the Asian labourers and Allied prisoners of war who...

A memorial dedicated to the Asian labourers and Allied prisoners of war who suffered and died constructing and maintaining the Burma-Thailand railway during WW II.

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A touching moment to remember

Booked a one day tour from Bangkok to visit the Hellfire Pass so time was precious as l have been here before l decided to miss the war museum so l could spend more time exploring... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked a one day tour from Bangkok to visit the Hellfire Pass so time was precious as l have been here before l decided to miss the war museum so l could spend more time exploring the trail and take many photos as now photography has become a passion of mine. Please note the war museum is well worth seeing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The museum and trails are all first class. Well put together and a great experience. Anyone with any interest in WWII will really appreciate the thought that went into putting this dedication together. Humbling experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As already reported a well worth 'pilgrimage' and makes one realize the conditions which these POWs had to endure A good walk with as tiff climb but a must

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I thought this museum was brilliant. It was very informative and well laid out. It is a very humbling experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading about the Thai Burma railway and watching documentaries cannot prepare you for the experience. We were unable to walk the full 7km unfortunately as part of the track has been temporarily closed. Perhaps this moved me more because the walking track and museum was the result of some dedicated work by Australians and like ANZAC Cove and Villiers Bretonneux,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The combination of museum and walk gives this an extra edge .Congratulations to the Australian Government for establishing it .The displays are very informative and pleasingly pull no punches on the barbaric treatment .The walk is so moving .Beautiful views of Burma and interesting plants and birdlife .Try to arrive early around 9am before the deluge of tourists .Large parties... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Museum and access to Hellfire Pass. Excellent job by the Australians, who built and maintain the museum and trails. It is dedicated to the Allied prisoners of war and Asian labourers who suffered and died at Hellfire Pass and elsewhere in the Asia Pacific region during World War II building the 'Death Railroad'. While somber and horrific it respectfully illustrates... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been on a day trip here through my hotel what a lovely place to visit the place is very clean nice friendly staff and had a tour along the hell fire pass and to see what the prisoners of war had to cut and dig through this place is well worth a visit if your in Thailand just to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

hard to imagine they dug out that whole track (now the walking trail)! Lots of interesting little plaques and details, nice walk, not strenuous. Bummer, museum was closed on December 31!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on a friend's recommendation we decided to visit the Hellfire museum and trail. Incredibly so there is no entrance fee, but please give a donation as they truly deserve it. An audio guide is provided inside the museum, free of charge - you just have to leave ID and 200 baht deposit for each device. THE AUDIO DEVICE IS... More 

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