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Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)

499, Kamphaengpet 6th Road | Lad Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
+66 2 016 5666
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This is the place where a long yet interesting history of Thai art is recorded and a perfect combination between the extraordinary traditional Thai art and the academic art known internationally is demonstrated. Inside contemporary art by Thai artists from different generations is exhibited so that from now on Thai uniqueness of art will be introduced worldwide.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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499, Kamphaengpet 6th Road | Lad Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
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+66 2 016 5666
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit for anyone vaguely interested in art. Some incredible paintings and sculptural works, one of the best art museums i’ve been to. The scale, detail and vibrancy of these works has to be seen to be believed. A bit off the beaten track in...More

Thank Alisha731
Reviewed 1 week ago

MOCA should be a must see when in Bangkok....it is set in a gorgeous architect designed purpose built gallery with a lovely small garden......fabulously set out and a very interesting and provocative collection....peaceful and quiet a perfect place to take in these wonderful art pieces....set...More

Thank Mathew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really liked it only on the 4th floor there where al the paintings the same theme. You need 1 1/2 to 2 hours and after a nice coffee in the garden. I went by Metro and bus line 29/510 are passing but you need...More

Thank Frank v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit dubious at first as it is quite a trek to get to (70 baht with Grab bike from phahon yothin MRT), and quite expensive for Thailand (250 for adults). This turned out to be my favorite experience in bangkok. Thai surrealism...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found MOCA really interesting with many paintings, sculptures and other exhibits. The MOCA is relatively nice size. You can go through it in about 2 hours I think. I think easiest way to get there is by Bus.

Thank Almari76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like contemporary art, I was kinda bored by Tate Modern. I loved the feel of the entire museum, art aside. Art wise, i can understand why some would say this is a museum dedicated to penises, owing to the large number of works drawing...More

Thank Joel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a beautiful art museum housing five very full floors of spectacular contemporary art in Thailand. Other than a small collection of Flemish portraits it is all Thai art. Impressive might be an understatement. Plan on at least two hours. Excellent coffee shop offers...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I would definitely recommend a trip to MOCA both to see the interesting contemporary art and the stunning building that was built to house it.It's incredibly light and spacious inside and of course the air conditioning makes it an extremely pleasant visit. In terms of...More

Thank Simon J
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Because of the taxi driver's unknowlegde, it was a little hard to arrive but inside, the museum is a nice source for the contemporary art of Thailand. You must spend several hours there.

Thank deceaydin
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A please try visit to outstanding building with spacious, serene exhibition halls. Still, paintings and sculptures exhibited are far from contemporary in western sense: it is just modern art. Some painters seemed largely overrepresented, and couple of rooms suddenly reveled a collection of third rate...More

Thank Toms K
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Gabrielle S
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Response from denimBandung | Reviewed this property |
250 baht for adults 100 baht for student with ID 300 baht for 1 adult & 1 student 650 baht for 2 adults & 3 students free for under 12 YO & above 60 YO & disabiliites
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Gabrielle S
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Adults 250 ThB Students 100 Free for senior (from 60 years old) and visitor under 13 years There are special tickets for family too.
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Response from denimBandung | Reviewed this property |
from DMK, wait the taxi queue at gate 8 then show the map / location to people who in charge, then he/she will inform to the taxi driver. about 20 minutes, cost around 200b
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