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Surin National Museum

Mu 13 Thanon Surin-Prasat, Tambon Cha Niang, Surin, Thailand
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Excellent museum for Thai style.

This museum shows the past history of Surin Province, in good detail. Most Thai museums I have... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Bob M
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Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
the regional historical learning place

the museum location is a bit far from city downtown, it might not so convenient for the visitor... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Huang W
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Mu 13 Thanon Surin-Prasat, Tambon Cha Niang, Surin, Thailand
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

This museum shows the past history of Surin Province, in good detail. Most Thai museums I have visited, were in the door, 5 minutes later, back out the door. Two floors of artifacts, nicely laid out, and all exhibits explained in Thai & English script...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

the museum location is a bit far from city downtown, it might not so convenient for the visitor without car or rental taxi. nevertheless, the museum itself has packed with valuable precious information of this surrounding area in term of historical, geographical, cultural etc. in...More

Thank Huang W
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

A surprisingly good museum with many displays showing the history of the area. When I visited there where not a lot of staff so trying to get information was difficult however there is a little shop and you can but some small trinkets. Depending on...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

This museum is set off the highway out of town. It's a hot sunny stroll into the building - but once inside - its quite nice. Signage in English as well as Thai is clear and professionally done. Exhibits provide a nice introduction to the...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

A very interesting free museum right on highway 214 through Surin. Well worth your time to stop and spend an hour. Information is in Thai and English which made it easier and more enjoyable since we are from USA. The exhibits are well thought out...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

For any tourist with even a remote interest in local history, culture and customs, a visit to the Surin National Museum is a must. It is not a large museum by world standards, but it is excellently designed and laid out and has extensive signage...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Visited on a rainy day and we were the only guest the hours we spent there. The information booth was unmanned so we were a bit unsure how to behave there but was eventually guided inside. Noone we met spoke English, but since the signs...More

Thank Helga O
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We rocked up and were the only visitors at about 13:00 but the staff were helpful and friendly. Everyone (adults and children) were impressed by the exhibition. Having been to quite a few provincial museums in Thailand and Indochina, this one does an excellent job...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Do not miss this. We spent 3 hours to visit Surin National Museum and enjoyed our reading pretty much. Had been visit Siem Reap Angkor Wat temples and understood their history well after our excellent Khmer tour guide explained us. Very interesting that had been...More

Thank ChhanV
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

An excellent museum for those wanting to know more about the history of Surin, the archaeology of the area, traditional industries including silk and rice, and the culture.

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