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Bangsaen Institute of Marine Science, Burapha University

#6 of 22 things to do in Chonburi Features Animals
169 Long-hard Bangsaen Road | Saensook Subdistrict, Chonburi 20131, Thailand
+66 38 391 6713
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“sea life” (3 reviews)
“aquarium” (12 reviews)
169 Long-hard Bangsaen Road | Saensook Subdistrict, Chonburi 20131, Thailand
+66 38 391 6713
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

Worth the small entrance fee. Great place to take the little ones and spend an afternoon. Well kept and the displays were very educational.

Thank plepertk
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I visit many aquarium in Thailand and abroad. I appreciate this aquarium especially for it's jellyfish showcase. The other is good but not extra compare with other aquarium I had visited.

Thank A P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

It's a decent aquarium, with an extra option to feed fish at no extra cost. My kids loved it. We've been to the aquarium in Paragon Mall (Bangkok), and I've been to ones in Singapore and Baltimore and this compares with those, not quite as...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

another good educational place for big and small one. all about sea life and ecosystem of eastern seaboard

Thank Inna B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Very good displays of tropical fish and jellyfish. Yes,very little signage in English,but students and employess are more than willing to test their command of English with you. Well worth visiting

1  Thank WileyCoyote2
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

University is quiet big. I stayed their in international dormitory which was spacious and designed according to a student needs. The faculty and other students of this university is very helpful and the library of this university is best of all,you can sit and read,...More

Thank chanda333
Reviewed 26 June 2016

With a long coastline, Thailand has several centres of marine science, of which Bangsean is one of the best. Sea turtles are being bred here, and visitors can see them up close. A nice visit for families.

Thank mcneely2015
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Actually, there is little place to enjoy here, but you can peppiness of university students. Library is a nice place to visit without restriction. Energetic atmosphere will be there !

Thank Hanmin J
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Aquarium and museum are worth visiting. Their focus is a little bit different than most of aquariums beeing scientific institute. A lot of jellyfishes! 220 baht for adult and 80 for children (tourist). For thai prizes need for work permit (80/40). Seemed to be popular...More

1  Thank Samate
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Very nice marine museum. Lots of tanks and interesting fish and information. Really enjoyed it. Not expensive

Thank Helen H
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