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Ban Chiang Museum

| Ban Chiang, Nong Han District, Udon Thani, Thailand
+66 42 208 340
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Great Museum for Pots

Given what they had to work with, this museum was wonderful. Tons of information and interesting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NMauro51
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i stay a long time near this place now we went there two times

I have hear off this place before but did"t now it's a very nice place. Here a lot of ceramic in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jan T
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An important Bronze Age settlement and cemetery.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| Ban Chiang, Nong Han District, Udon Thani, Thailand
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+66 42 208 340
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Given what they had to work with, this museum was wonderful. Tons of information and interesting exhibits. The only problem is accessibility. We were able to catch a taxi at the mall for a reasonable price.

Thank NMauro51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have hear off this place before but did"t now it's a very nice place. Here a lot of ceramic in Udon style. The price is good i think for what you get also a cheap price. beautiful ceramic. Als a nice museum. In the...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This museum does a good job of explain the Ban Chiang discovery ... it's not their fault it's a rather boring discovery. Yes, it changed a timeline for SE asian habitation but that's literally it. The people who made the famous pots were not particularly...More

Thank jdhammer
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Historical and archaeological site of global significance. Lots of very well preserved and decorated pottery, grave sites, and glass/jade/bronze artefacts apparently dating from around 2000 BC to 200 AD. Also features an authentic dig site, preserved as a museum exhibit. You can see the entire...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place Many tour groups visit. Historical importance for the area A few hour visit is very enjoyable

Thank irishrugbynut
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasent place if you are interested in history and archaeology as it is one of the biggest discovery in South East Asia.

Thank Fern P
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

About an hour out of Udon just be careful as Thai drivers have no concept of consideration for drivers other than themselves. If you are on a motorbike make sure you only drive in the far left shoulder of the road because if you just...More

Thank Derek G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Ban Chiang helped to change our view of what life was like in ancient Southeast Asia. The archaeological excavations and the subsequent museum (which is a branch of the National Museum of Thailand) opened up our understanding of just how inventive and creative the people...More

1  Thank LH M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Not for everyone, remote place and not sure the travelling is justified. While it is an intersting museum the enterance fee of 150 baht proved too much for what was on offer. I am a history person but found this display a little boring, however...More

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Today i took the round trip flight from Chiang Mai to Udon Thani specially for the Ban Chiang Museum. When I arrive in the Udon Thani airport just took the taxi directly went the Museum and back. It was quite easy. The Museum itself divided...More

1  Thank wil331
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pauline o
3 March 2016|
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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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