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Erawan Museum

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99/9 Moo 1 Sukhumvit Road | Bangmuangmai, Samut Prakan 10270, Thailand
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All reviewsheaded elephanthuge elephantelephant statueworth a visittop floorout of the waythree levelsbuddha imagesaudio guideentrance feetaxi driveramazing structuremajor religionsmain entrancewell worth the tripancient cityvisit this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s about philosophy and teachings of Buddha and elephants..good to know values cultures and traditions with refreshing drinks when you got thirsty..great place to see and walk by with friends..

Thank hearthrobe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit of a trip getting here via MRT and taxi, but well worth it. A very spiritual place. Glad we came early before the crowds. The inside is stunning, but don’t neglect the grounds.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has taken me a while to visit this attraction. The elephants are spectacular. Yes, it is a bit pricey for foreigners and without a guide to enlighten us about the museum, means we are not getting our tickets worth. However, the gardens are well...More

Thank HsingE H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Last two times when we visited bkk, we actually wanted to visit but was not in our first choice! This trip, we actually wanted to postpone our visit again as we thot it is just another ordinary museum, but we are wrong. The place is...More

Thank Long Long T
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is an amazing shrine dedicated to preserving Thai culture and buddhist philosophy. The building is topped by an absolutely stunning 3 headed elephant that is simply awe inspiring in its scale. There is a self guided audio tour available in English. The experience starts...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

At 400 baht for foreigners this seems expensive for what is really just a pretty garden. Yes, the elephant statue is beautiful inside but it only takes ten minutes and you’ve seen it all. There are a few food stalls outside with good local options...More

Thank Happyinc
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Visited because I drove for this trip. Not located conveniently, only near Ikea bangna. Free parking with golf cart transfer to main door. 400 baht for foreigners which is rather expensive. Take a audio guide and start your journey. Also take flowers and joss sticks...More

Thank xiuyi89
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Erawan Museum is one of those places that stay off the regular tourist grid due to their relative inaccessibility but need to be definitely visited! The sight of the giant three-headed Erawan elephant itself is enough to mesmerise you with its architectural wonder. The name...More

Thank drvineet13
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this place after visiting Muangboran (Ancient City). Really nothing much to see in this museum. We were so disappointed even we paid half price for the entrance fee at 200 baht each, for entry after 5pm. Imagine if we pay full price at...More

2  Thank Antonio_Yong
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Great time to visit elephant museum , feeling calm and praying with the elephant god. Staff was helpful with shown the information.

Thank Hom_42561
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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.