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Phuket Thaihua Museum

28 Krabi Road, | Talad Nuea, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 76 211 224
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Half-Day Small-Group Walking Tour in Phuket
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28 Krabi Road, | Talad Nuea, Phuket Town, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in Chinese businessmen and Chinese immigrants in Phuket, then this walking picture book/story board set inside an old house is the museum for you. If not, a photo taken from the outside should suffice and you’ll save yourself 200 TBH per...More

Thank Sandgr0wn
Reviewed 6 November 2017

As an overseas born Chinese person, I was particularly interested i visiting this museum as I would anywhere in the world with a large Chinese community. The museum is located in a former Chinese school and has been beautifully renovated into a museum. Upon enter...More

1  Thank macedonboy
Reviewed 28 October 2017

In self the building was very fascinating. In side there as a two floor exhibition telling about the former life in Phuket. It was very interesting to get the sight of this former life in town.

Thank Cityscramblers
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The facade of this building is impressive and representative of architecture from another era. THB200 admission fee per adult, approx AUD$8. The museum exhibits showcase the influence of early Chinese settlers on Phuket. There are few artefacts, most displays in tableaux format. I climbed the...More

1  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I was keen to visit and learn more of the history of Phuket. It was interesting with some nice displays but alot of the information & commentary is in chinese ot thai only. Overpriced for tourists who are charged $20 as an entrance fee. For...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This may be of interest if you were of Chinese origin or interested in that period of history. Few exhibits, mostly tableaux. The outside area was closed when we visited and looked as though may have been of interest. May have been better to have...More

1  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Dropped in whilst visiting Phuket old town and spent a couple of very pleasant hours understanding the influence of Chinese settlers on Phuket island Has some interesting displays and overall worth the 200 baht entrance fee

1  Thank Davejlewis
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

It was lovely to wander through this old mansion, once a school. Exhibits were comprehensive and all were translated into English. Cost of 200Baht is worth it. Although we didn't go inside the attached cafe, it looked very good.

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is an old Chinese mansion which became a school over many years. Now they have made a museum of it. There is a lot to see within the walls here with much about the history of Chinese immigration to Phuket. Also the history of...More

1  Thank janbee23
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Museum about the history of phuket. Was first interested but later on it got so boring. Dont recommend it if u are not interested in chinese immigration, because the museum is all about it. Mostly just reading and the few Videos which are available are...More

Thank David P
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