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The Thailand-Burma Railway Centre

73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 34 512 721
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Extremely interesting

The price had gone up a little from what we had seen on their website (from 120 to 140 baht) but it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brussels, Belgium
Interesting Place

The museum is interesting with lots of photos, facts and a few meaningful displays that truly bring... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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73 Jaokannun Road | BanNua, Amphoe Muang, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
+66 34 512 721

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The price had gone up a little from what we had seen on their website (from 120 to 140 baht) but it was definitely worth it. Having learnt a lot more about the war in Europe during my history lessons, this was extremely interesting and...More

Thank binnybrussels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is interesting with lots of photos, facts and a few meaningful displays that truly bring out the tragedy that occurred. They don't let you take photos of anything within the building even though very few things are original artifacts. The cemetery is meticulously...More

Thank Kenny W
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Located directly across from the POW cemetery. It gives a very good outline of the Thai , Burma railway with quality models , dioramas and a video to watch. Should take around 90 minutes to go through. Well worth before going to the cemetery

1  Thank wotssup
Reviewed 12 July 2017

For the kids that have no much knowledge about the local history this museum have great value. Entrance at 140 Baht which include free coffee is a plus.... The data about the era is well organized and displayed. Some more video and audio presentation would...More

Thank DGSmanila
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is another must see just to personally observe the adversity that was overcome by our soldiers in the building of this railway. It is worth the time to visit.

Thank sandyleeh
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a very informative space. The collection of acquired knowledge is amazing and they have down and outstanding job in how they have set up the museum .. it's first class and shows greAt respect to the young men who lost their lives here..if...More

Thank 63Simone74
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I come from Europe and didn't really know anything about Asian history. The previous day we had been to Hell Fire Pass I think this is a really excellent museum. I read about virtually every exhibit, you just seem to flow naturally to the next...More

Thank PinoyFoods
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This museum is one of the best that I've visited in Thailand. The layout, memorabilia, photos, chronology and detailed explanations provide a comprehensive understanding of the history of the railway, the sacrifices made in its construction, and the broader context for why it was so...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Emotional heart wrenching. Brings history to life,shows pictures,films photos,artefacts from the building of the bridge,nothing like the film

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Very good museum with many artifacts. Would have given 5 stars except you are not allowed to take pictures.

Thank Rabbar13
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Billy S
30 January 2017|
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Response from Shalliday92 | Reviewed this property |
You don't get the train, its in the town centre. From what i remember it was maybe $3 entrance but is worth it
Kiff M
19 January 2015|
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Response from LeedsPinklady | Reviewed this property |
sorry can't help you as it was a tour and we went to various places first.