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Address: 23/4 Moo1, Mae Rim-Samoeng Rd | Mae Raem Subdistrict, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
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+66 89 184 8475
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The Siam Insect-Zoo & Museum is a great place for famlies visiting...

The Siam Insect-Zoo & Museum is a great place for famlies visiting Chiang Mai. The facility was renovated in 2010 and includes exhibits with insects ranging from caterpillars to beetles to butterflies.

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Surprisingly wonderful!

There are several attractions geared to tourists along the Mae Rim corridor, such as the elephant show, tiger zoo, etc. I had not anticipated visiting the insect zoo, not being a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
electro35
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California
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There are several attractions geared to tourists along the Mae Rim corridor, such as the elephant show, tiger zoo, etc. I had not anticipated visiting the insect zoo, not being a huge fan of them, but was glad I did. On first entering the facility, it just seemed to be a collection of butterflies and beetles from around the world,... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I normally wouldn't review such an excursion, but this outing was so wonderful. We went as a family and they were so wonderful with my son. This is a great thing to do with kids and even if you are quite squirmy about insects - like me. Still go. You'll be so pleasantly surprised. A perfect trip.

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Thank SwissEmgem
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I work with insects for a living, so this was a no-brainer activity for me. The staff was very friendly, helpful, and passionate about their jobs. One staff member let me rummage through their collection of Mantids and played with the scorpions with me. Very fun little place on the mountain.

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Thank Jace P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are thausands insacts and alive animals, if you want, you can touch, and put on hands, shoulders

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Thank Kenan B
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well presented zoo in the countryside. There is a small museum of insects with a wealth of information as well as a good collection of bugs and a few reptiles too. We walked through a delightful butterfly garden and learnt a lot...my children loved running about and asking questions to enthusiastic staff. We were able to handle caterpillars, cockroaches, stick... More 

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Thank Mim N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Insect zoo with a lot of exhibits . Very interesting and educational. We get to touch the insects. Ticket price 200b.

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Thank Wpei L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We spent about two hours with a group of children aged 2-10. The displays were interesting to the older kids and the adults, while the hands on parts were good for all ages. Nice way to spend a morning, especially if you combine it with something like the Elephant Poopoo Paper Factory, which isn't far away. Both are about twenty... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 500 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If you have an hour to spare, make sure you bring the kids here. It's a great little insect zoo that has lots of little critters to look at hold. Well worth the visit..

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Thank RunningDuff
Limassol, Cyprus
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Hi guys my husband my son and I were here today, the price is cheap and it's really value for money. You can see hundreds of butterflies and every kind of insects, spiders and more. There is space for you to touch and experience stick insect, turtles, iguanas and scorpios!! I really suggest to go even because it is not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We went to this place with our 3 kids (9, 8, 3) It was a great experience, very interesting and interactive. The staff was very friendly and very professional! We and our kids really enjoyed ! Really recommend for families !

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