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National Science Museum

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Address: Soi Khlong 5 Rangsit, Nakon Nayok Road, Bangkok, Thailand
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+66 2 577 9999

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This museum is three in one. They have the Science Museum, Natural History Museum, and the Information Technology Museum. It is an hour outside of Bangkok, so travel during... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

This museum is three in one. They have the Science Museum, Natural History Museum, and the Information Technology Museum. It is an hour outside of Bangkok, so travel during non-commuting hours, but it is worth the drive. This is particularly great if you have children - there is so much to see and a lot of hands-on activities. While much... More 

1 Thank WendyB123
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is located in the Northeast of Bangkok approximately one hour's drive away. We visited both the National Science Museum and Natural History Museum. Both the museums were very well-maintained. Many of the displays were very interesting and interactive. There were explanations written in English, so it was very easy to understand. There were also staff around, who could... More 

2 Thank Phi S
Rayong, Thailand
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This place is great! The science museum, info technology museum and national history museum are all in the same block. I didn't see the NH museum yet, but the science and IT museums are fantastic! Very interactive and helpful staff.

Thank meghangw
Vienna, Wien, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

We went there accidentally after purchasing a bus ticket at the Eastern Bus Terminal as it is around the corner. We didn't know that it's a children's museum so we rushed through it rather quickly. Unfortunately around half of the information is in Thai language only and the provided attractions are not maintained very well as most of them did... More 

4 Thank Cornelia A
Bangkok, Thailand
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We have visited this museum twice and have really enjoyed ourselves both times. There are 3 buildings in this location: the main Science Museum which looks like a cube resting on its corner, as well as the Natural History Museum and Communications Museum. All 3 are worth the visit but it is a long day. Arrive when the museums open... More 

1 Thank ThaiTeacherBangkok
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2015

This museum is very modern and suitable for children to learn and touch and try all!. Next to that modern and interesting museum are the museum for natural history and one more about information technology. All can be done same time and day and are free for children. Adults pay small fee.

1 Thank 387georgew
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

It is located far away from downtown Bangkok, took us 1 hour plus to reach there by taxi. Went there with two kids (3 year old and 6 year old). We were the only non-Thai visitors there. Many Thai school kids were there. Kids enter for free. The kids were having fun trying the scientific activities there. There are 4... More 

5 Thank LewCH
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Reviewed 30 March 2013 via mobile

We stayed in down town bankok. it took 1:15 to get there... and 45 min back. This was the only down side. There are 2-3 more places to look around the national science museum. (like other museums but we didnt have the time) all indoor. Good A.C. kids loved it

1 Thank llnnll
Arlington, Virginia
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2013

My 8 y.o. daughter and I love this museum! A new addition - the IT museum - along with the old Natural History museum, are also very interesting. A great hands-on and interactive experience.

Thank Ukrainian09
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224 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2012

A great place to gain knowledge. Good to get the kids and adults an appreciation of the marvels and intrigues of science. A real learning and entertaining experience. But then aren't they meant to be, an fun as well.

3 Thank John C

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