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Chinpracha House

98 Krabi Rd | Talad Nuea, Phuket, Thailand
+66 76 211 281
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98 Krabi Rd | Talad Nuea, Phuket, Thailand
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+66 76 211 281
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is quite a pretty structure a short walk from the heart of the old town in Phuket Town. The signs said that it closed at 4pm and it certainly wasn't possible to go inside when I was there shortly after that. Looks nice enough...More

Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Was like looking into a private family's history. Family photos. Wedding photos. School graduation photos. Old building, now not looking so modern, but I imagine in the past was a reflection of a well to do local family home. Furniture all belonging to the same...More

Thank SL Y
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

It's away far from the prying eyes of the public street is this grand old mansion formerly owned by one of the richest family in Phuket and featured in several movies including 'Heaven and Earth'. This is now a privately run house museum stilled owned...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The owners of this mansion are committed to keep it in its original form. It is also a residence, so do not expect to enter a museum. We had a guided tour offered by the current owner; it was really interesting to learn about local...More

Thank Mirko G
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It could be very interesting point . From the outside house looks in really bad shape. Roof is gone. From outside it does not look inviting at all. Inside you can see a few room with some furniture and some artefacts and photos . Yes...More

Thank Oremilak1
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

Ban Chinpracha or the Chinpracha House is located in the City of Phuket. Its an old Peranakan house kept and maintained for show. Per pax is 150B. if you want to understand or know more about Babas and Nonyas, this place will be quite interesting,...More

Thank Kimck8
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

Before we went to see the much talked about grand old Sino-Portuguese mansion that is Chinpracha House which was owned by the richest man in Phuket about 100 years ago, the reviews and articles treated it as glowing and highly rated and a must-see attraction....More

Thank Ngan H
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Although it was a very hot day, we joined this complimentary tour by Buffalo Tours in our tour package. It was a half day walking tour along Old Phuket Town. Phuket, to many travellers means beaches, nightclubs, bars, massages and luxurious resorts. The other side...More

Thank Edna R
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

I loved this little place. Yes: not much information and no tour guide (although a couple of tours visited whist I bimbled, quite happily, around the place). But the real pleasure is in just strolling around, looking at the exquisite furniture and the family pictures...More

Thank NikkiMansfield
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

We paid 150 Baht for a 15 minute wander round the ground floor (nothing else is open). The person who greeted us spoke no English and we weren't provided with any information, so it was a disappointing visit as we learnt nothing about the house,...More

Thank small-skiing-mole
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