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Chiang Mai National Museum

Chiang Mai National Museum - Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai National Museum
Chiang Mai-Lampang Super Highway, Chiang Mai, Thailand 50300Map
Muang District
+66 53 22 1308
Neighborhood: North of old city
Overview

Housed in a beautiful, recently renovated building on the Super Highway north of town, this museum offers an interesting way to learn about the ancient Lanna culture. Downstairs, various displays document the history of northern Thailand from pre-neolithic times to the present. Included in the showcase are impressive bronze and gold jewelry, and actual ceramics excavated from the famous 14th- to 16th-century kilns of the old kingdom of Lanna. Upstairs, you can gain insight into the crafts and skills practiced in Lanna times. There are collections of farming tools, wood carvings, old photographs and textiles.

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  • Open Hours: Wednesday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
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