The National Museum

Currently Open [Closes at 04:00 pm]
  • Address: 4 Na Phra That, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-22158173
  • Ticket Price: 200 THB
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Family And Kids

The National Museum - Review

The National Museum in Bangkok is the main branch of museums in Thailand which has displays an astonishing variety of Thai art, history and culture of the people of Thailand. The National Museum is located in the Front Palace which is next to the Sanam Luang. The museum also exhibits extensive and different collections of regional Asian Buddhist Arts such as Chinese Tang, Indian Gandhara, Indonesia Java and much more. The museum holds vast collection of antiquities which includes murals, prehistoric arts, bronzes, etc. Art lovers and culture seekers are sure to enjoy this place a lot.

The National Museum is one of the attractions added in one day in Bangkok trip. Must visit this awesome attraction.

The National Museum Information

  • Temporary exhibitions are arranged by appointment.
  • Museum is generally closed during holidays.
  • Bathroom and locker facilities also available.
  • Free guided tours are also conducted by the volunteers.

How To reach The National Museum by Public Transport

  • Na Phra That bus stop
  • Ferry: Chang Pier, Maharaj Pier, Phra Chan Tai Pier

Restaurants Near The National Museum

  • Gazebo Restaurant and club
  • Supatra river house
  • Hemlock

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TripHobo Highlights for The National Museum

  • The National Museum Address: 4 Na Phra That, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • The National Museum Contact Number: +66-22158173
  • The National Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • The National Museum Price: 200 THB
  • Best time to visit The National Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The National Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting The National Museum

  • 20.93% of people who visit Bangkok include The National Museum in their plan

  • 50% of people start their The National Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see The National Museum

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

89.36% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The National Museum

People normally club together Royal Barges Museum and Memorial Bridge while planning their visit to The National Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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The National Museum, Bangkok Reviews

  • Interesting place of you live in Bangkok and happen to be around khao San road. I wouldn’t recommend to go there on purpose if no exhibition is in place but sometimes they have some modern art events, then worth visiting

  • A beautiful setting for a museum and a large collection of artifacts from all over Asia. The highlight was the royal carriages they are a wonderful representation Thailands craftsmanship and beautifully decorated objects.

  • Great to get Information and history as we have just made the move to the country

  • Good exhibition... Impressive collection of photos... The building need some updating and renovation...

  • Not bad.The top floor houses the older pieces. There are works from the King and a alternating installation area.

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