Thai Hua Museum

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Talat Nuea, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83000, Thailand
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +66-76211224
  • Ticket Price: 200 THB
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids, Architecture , Courtyard

Once upon a time this used to be a Chinese School, now it is one of the best museums on the island that occasionally also serves as an event space. The museum building is of Sino Portuguese architecture and historic to boot. The exhibits inside explore the Chinese history of Phuket in its most salient movements. This includes the Chinese migration to the island, the lifestyle of the Chinese, the island’s relationship with mainland China, the old tin mining industry, and a room exploring the legacy of the Chinese on the island. It really gives you an insight into certain influences on the island that you may not have otherwise noticed. The exhibits are beautifully presented, lit, and efficiently arranged. Check out the charming central courtyard of the building.

  • There is an extra 200 baht for photography.

  • The parking area closes at 5:30pm.

  • By Car
  • Take a bus, tuk-tuk, or taxi to Phuket town.

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  • Thai Hua Museum Address: Talat Nuea, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83000, Thailand
  • Thai Hua Museum Contact Number: +66-76211224
  • Thai Hua Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Thai Hua Museum Price: 200 THB
  • Best time to visit Thai Hua Museum(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Thai Hua Museum: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 0.07% of people who visit Phuket include Thai Hua Museum in their plan

  • 83.33% of people start their Thai Hua Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Thai Hua Museum

Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

66.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thai Hua Museum

People normally club together Phuket Trickeye Museum and Phuket Wake Park while planning their visit to Thai Hua Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Nice place to visit, you can learn a lot of stories about the early Chinese immigrants here. When I was here people in Phuket were celebrating the veg festival, something clearly having Chinese influence. I was surprised until I saw how Chinese influenced local communities here. Ticket price 200 bahts.

  • Was good opportunity to learn how Chinese people migrated to Phuket and settled themselves. Also this helped to understand this region better and enjoy more.

  • The exhibitions were educational on the history of Chinese in Phuket. But not much antique items on display. The entrance fee of 200B seems high to me for what i could see.

  • A must visit place in Phuket especially if you are Thai. Informative guide and in depth knowledge of the history of Phuket are here with fun.

  • Tons of history telling :) Good to go! You will learn something :) Don't miss☆

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