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Anek Kuson Sala (Viharnra Sien)

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A good way to spend an hour...

This 'sala' is a Chinese museum near the Buddhist temple and retreat of Way Yarn. It is a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bangkok, Thailand
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Very enlightening museum / temple

I came hear once I was very young with my parents (~15 years ago). The museum then was not much to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Krïs C
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This 'sala' is a Chinese museum near the Buddhist temple and retreat of Way Yarn. It is a convenient attraction to drive to with easy parking and a possible eating or possible picnic area. The admission is just ฿50 (for Thais and foreigners!!) and comprises...More

Thank Meuok
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came hear once I was very young with my parents (~15 years ago). The museum then was not much to see, probably because I was a kid back then. But I came here again as an adult and this trip was not disappointed me...More

Thank Krïs C
Reviewed 24 April 2018

In Pattaya you'll find mass crowd pleasing 'cultural' attractions like 'Big Buddha Mountain' (also called Laser Buddha) or 'Big Buddha' (the 18 meter high statue which isn't particularly refined). But 'Anek Kuson Sala', developed by a Chinese Feng Shui master definitely belongs to the category...More

1  Thank JSolitude
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This amazing building houses a very impressive collection of Chinese artifacts and statues. Boasting some original pieces from the infamous Terracotta Army. This is a truly enjoyable experience if you are interested in both Thai and Chinese culture. It is said that the owner and...More

Thank Keira J
Reviewed 13 April 2018

ive never seen so many buddha in one place, the building was colourful and very detailed, worth a trip

1  Thank CornwallHunnybun
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Literally meaning House of Gods, this is a beautiful museum of Chinese artifacts, depicting rich mythology. Supposedly constructed to commemorate the Thai king's birth anniversary. Time was short at hand but worth a visit.

Thank tan32016
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I would urge anyone with a morning or afternoon to spare to visit this museum, particularly if you are fascinated by Chinese art and history. (I have a degree in Chinese studies, so I found it of great interest). The building itself is colourful, with...More

Thank j1954g
Reviewed 21 January 2018

The Viharn Sien is a beautiful Chinese temple South of Pattaya now in use as a museum. The museum houses a unique collection, which is believed to be one of a kind outside of China. It is made up of a three story central building...More

Thank boyracer
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit- very calming place. Entrance fee was a very cheap 50 baht each. It's jam packed with bronze statues of Chinese characters and Buddhas and artefacts including a handful of the terracotta army pieces. Extraordinary Jade pagoda that must be priceless. Very interesting....More

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

One of the most colourful mix of Asian cultures in Thailand. I have visited this museum 4 or 5 times with friends and family.The exhibits are very interesting that words cannot do justice. Note my photos for detail of my review for your consideration.Listed below...More

Thank David H
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