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Museum of World Insects and Natural Wonders

72 Nimmanhemin 13, Huay-Kaew Road, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 53 211 891
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Not bad.

There is no air conditioner. It's a lot hot. If you go upstairs, there are many things to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jin kyung c
More of a Human Museum

The museum mostly features the personal collections of Dr. Rampa Rattanarithikul and her husband... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
149JoshM
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72 Nimmanhemin 13, Huay-Kaew Road, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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+66 53 211 891
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no air conditioner. It's a lot hot. If you go upstairs, there are many things to see. There are so many similar insects. If you like insects and have time to spare, this is the place to go.

Thank jin kyung c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum mostly features the personal collections of Dr. Rampa Rattanarithikul and her husband. There is a wide variety of displayed insects, rocks, fossils, seashells, and more in a slightly dusty and cramped two-story display. The most interesting aspect of this museum, however is the...More

Thank 149JoshM
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a fantastic place to visit. You can spend quite a bit of time as there is so much to look at. Really well worth your time to come here and look around.

Thank sandyleeh
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Something different to do, very interesting story of how the museum came about. Maybe not everyone's cup of tea but worth a visit if you are interested in insects.

Thank Annemarie902
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

As a human on Earth, who happens to be in Chiang Mai, one must visit this extraordinary museum. A collection of insects, and other natural wonders, of which many can only dream of acquiring. I'd say it's even worth a trip to Chiang Mai just...More

Thank Sage S
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great 45-60 minutes out of your day. It's a two floor museum of a couple's insect, rock and other natural wonders collection. Recommended for midday when the heat is getting to you!

Thank KatyJean81
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The museum was one of the most wonderful experiences in Chiang Mai. The hosts are reknown scientists in insect research who show their life's collection of the most amazing insects, but also rocks and gems and other wonders of nature to the public. You can...More

Thank sarahha17
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Appeared to be closed - but ring the bell! And the host let you in. Very very positive learning full and informative set up showing the most incredible creatures and a historical input. I loved it - and the few people around - the sisters...More

Thank Kim T B
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice private collection. Interesting life story of the scientist who created it. A lot of butterflies and bugs that I have never seen.

Thank Martina M
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My main interest in visiting here was because they have many live insects, including stick insects, praying mantis, beautiful butterflies, and even iguanas and other lizards, in addition to a huge collection of butterflies from the smallest to the largest.

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robinkenglish
What is the entrance fee? Do you take credit cards?
31 October 2016|
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Response from Guslamyan | Reviewed this property |
Revisited the tour book. It is Baht 200 for adults and Baht 100 for kids. Don't think they will take credit cards.
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