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Ban Chiang Museum

| Ban Chiang, Nong Han District, Udon Thani, Thailand
+66 42 208 340
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Nice and quiet museum

Stayed at a home stay in Ban Chiang for 3 days. I had no idea about the museum until some locals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian S
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Time Travel

Dare I entice the reader to visit the World Heritage museum of Ban Chiang as an ultimate low cost... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PhotographerCraig
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An important Bronze Age settlement and cemetery.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bronze age” (9 reviews)
“human history” (5 reviews)
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| Ban Chiang, Nong Han District, Udon Thani, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at a home stay in Ban Chiang for 3 days. I had no idea about the museum until some locals took me there. Wow I was impressed. It is so clean and gives you an insight on how people lived so long ago. The...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dare I entice the reader to visit the World Heritage museum of Ban Chiang as an ultimate low cost time travel box. Journey back about 6000 years and discover the people of a forgotten era. Learn how they lived and what makes this exhibit one...More

Thank PhotographerCraig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We actually found the information about this UNESCO Site online while researching things to see and do around Udon Thani. There are many reviews from the various travel sites but not something that the average local seems to promote or even suggest as a site...More

1  Thank Audlyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw Ban Chiang during a recent trip to Udon Thani. The museum is very interesting. It was neat to see the ancient pottery and skeletons, and to learn about the cultures which used to live in the area. The pottery is remarkably intact given...More

Thank ZacharyMarret
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Many prehistoric pottery and tools displayed on two floors. Good explanations on international archaeological work on the site.

Thank CoconutMiracle
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I've been to many archeological sites and museums, but this has been the best. Begin upstairs with the museum, which thoughtfully does an excellent job of showing the history and discovery and preservation of this site. Details the international efforts involved in uncovering and displaying...More

Thank Tomthetraveler99
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This museum shows that an ancient yet artistic civilization existed in the region a few thousand years ago. The meuseum not only shows some of the archeological artifacts (pottery, beads) discovered here, it also has some still-life recreations of ancient-life scenes. A good way to...More

Thank Raggy S
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great museum, very informative and professional displays on the Bronze Age in this part of Thailand. You can spend a whole morning in awe at the wonders of Ban Chiang’s culture, ceramics and archaeological excavation. Not surprisingly is a World Heritage Site.

Thank Mekong164
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This site is considered the oldest Bronze Age settlement in the world; so, if you are interested in history, you have to visit the museum.

Thank Pablo G
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I finally got a chance to visit Ban Chiang Museum and the archaeology site this year and it was not disappointed. This is heaven for those who love history and archaeology especially in related to the human history of settlement in Thailand. The museum displays...More

Thank Prawet J
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pauline o
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Response from Lung U | Reviewed this property |
Geöffnet von 9:00 Uhr - 16:00. Außer Montag da ist es geschlossen.
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