Phuket Mining Museum

Currently Open [Closes at 04:00 pm]
  • Address: Moo 5, Kathu-Ko Kaeo Rd, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-887660962
  • Ticket Price: 100 THB
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

Phuket Mining Museum - Review

This very interesting museum in Phuket features all the traditional mining traditions in Thailand. It gives a detailed overview of how mining began to how it is now through life-sisezed models.

The exhibits include a huge array of things including a very terrifying replication of an opium den. This very unique exhibit is like no other and hence is definitely recommended to any tourist who doesn’t wish to do the same old thing. It is definitely a good idea to step into it on a rainy day.

Phuket Mining Museum Information

  • Please take a guide along with you to the museum as most of the signs might be in Thai. 

Phuket Mining Museum Ticket Prices

  • For adults: 100 baht
  • For children: 50 baht
  • For locals: 50 baht (adults), 20 baht (children) 

How To reach Phuket Mining Museum by Public Transport

  • By tuk tuk or by hired car.

Restaurants Near Phuket Mining Museum

  • Biker's Corner Kata Beach Restaurant & Bar
  • The Lunchroom
  • Restaurant Royale Nam Tok

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TripHobo Highlights for Phuket Mining Museum

  • Phuket Mining Museum Address: Moo 5, Kathu-Ko Kaeo Rd, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
  • Phuket Mining Museum Contact Number: +66-887660962
  • Phuket Mining Museum Timing: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Phuket Mining Museum Price: 100 THB
  • Best time to visit Phuket Mining Museum(preferred time): 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Phuket Mining Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Phuket Mining Museum

  • 72.33% of people who visit Phuket include Phuket Mining Museum in their plan

  • 51.82% of people start their Phuket Mining Museum visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Phuket Mining Museum

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Phuket Mining Museum

People normally club together Banyan Tree and Gibbon Rehabilitation Project while planning their visit to Phuket Mining Museum.

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  • To be honest, didn't expect anything much here, however so many precious historical things accumulated here. What a shame, it has not been taken care too well or use to it's maximum capabilities.

  • A good museum to take the kids for an hour or two if you'll walk slow and look at everything in details. It's not too big and not too small. The display is mostly of relevant material and few not so relevant. All in all, it is a nice stop during your day in Phuket.

  • About 15-20 minutes worth of content. Mostly in Thai. Kind of a waste of time / money. Some commentors said you could take your kids here for an hour or two?! Most of the exhibits are not touch-friendly or are falling apart. Lots of rusty tools with sharp edges in easy reach though...

  • Very good history for kids about 6 to 12

  • Small but lovely, only the entrance fee is different between local foreigners

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