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Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)

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1871 Rama IV Road | Phathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
+66 2 252 0161
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Diverse

Managed to get to the snake park just as they they had started milking the cobras so stopped and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nathan L
Nice place

Visited today. Reserve 1-2 hours. You will see “educational show” and then you can visit indoor and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel M
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Located in the Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, this organization produces anti-venom serum for snake-bite victims nationwide. * We will be closed on 26th October 2017 due to the Royal cremation *
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1871 Rama IV Road | Phathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
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+66 2 252 0161

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to get to the snake park just as they they had started milking the cobras so stopped and watched that. So many interesting fact were shared. Got to walk around and look through the collection of live specimens then went upstairs to learn more....More

Thank Nathan L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today. Reserve 1-2 hours. You will see “educational show” and then you can visit indoor and outdoor exposition.

Thank Daniel M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and helpful exhibition of snakes, especially for ppl who interested or somehow afraid of snakes. Also can handle one of them and take a pic!! Good for kids and adults, recommend!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go during the week, get there just before 11am for the snake milking demonstration. Then you can either wander around for a few hours there or go for lunch down the road by the MRT station and go back for the 2:30pm snake handling show....More

2  Thank MapleKiwi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing show fascinating to watch snakes being handled and to hear info about them. Host was great and we were surprised allowed to take selfies with the boa at the end or they would take pics for you. Also surprised how cheap it was only...More

Thank Steve S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of snakes, a good snake show and you get to pose with a giant albino python. They offer a show on venom milking and the entrance fee going to the Red Cross anti venom project. Fun for kids.

Thank thewriterstuff
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks to trip advisor members for helping me to decide to visit this place. Its an awesome place if you are a snake lover. Went for snake handling show at 2:30 pm and it was great to watch and learn how to handle snake. The...More

Thank Ankitgoa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where the venom of poisonous snakes is extracted to make the serum. The visitors can go for the snake show daily. There is also exhibition and museum displaying live snake. I went there for the course to catch the snakes, which...More

Thank เรวัต อ
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Got to handle python at snake handling which was also very entertaining (2.30pm). Museum is interesting and there are loads of snakes to see! Spent a few hours here and was good value for money.

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We had time before our flight and I was looking for something interesting to do with a 8 and 10 year old. I found this on Trip Advisor and was very happy with the experience. Go during the week if you can to view the...More

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22 January 2018|
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Response from pbozzoli | Reviewed this property |
You can hold only the albinos python. all the other snakes are quite dangerous, so you won't be allowed, but you can take pictures of all the snakes.
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Simone B
21 January 2018|
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Response from Seminartraveller57 | Reviewed this property |
Part of their narrative is how the treatment of snakes has improved, how they’ve realised how certain methods of extracting the venom may have caused discomfort. The ‘show’ that they put on probably puts all the snakes on... More
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Response from Francis V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, from lovely Vienna, Austria. I guess about 20 minutes by car or 40 minutes by public transportation, make sure you check the time for the snake demonstration,they have afternoon shows during the week and mornings show... More
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