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Japanese Settlement

Ayutthaya, Thailand
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The settlement is well design, and organized. The buildings and structures are well maintainted... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Suria S
via mobile
Japanese setllement dating back to the 16th centuary

We were passing through and stopped for a look – not that much to see – dates back to a 16th... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Durban, South Africa
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10 Apr 2017
2 Jan 2017
“Japanese setllement dating back to the 16th centuary”
Ayutthaya, Thailand

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The settlement is well design, and organized. The buildings and structures are well maintainted. The japanese garden needs maintaining. Video presentations are simple but adequate. The artifacts are well presented and the staffs need to improve their knowledge in history of the area.

Thank Suria S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were passing through and stopped for a look – not that much to see – dates back to a 16th century settlement – nice Japanese garden, some memorials and a small museum where a short video explains the why’s and wherefores’ about the place...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 31 October 2016

People emigrated to Thailand/Siam of the Ayuttaya rein when there was no internet - not the least of air-conditioners or antibiotics - for the same reasons as of today? The flow of Chao Phraya River running in front of the Japanese Village looked so innocent...More

Thank Minako I
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had not known about this pace, and since I had some Japanese people with me, our taxi driver decided to take us there. It is a small place, but you get to watch some videos and ancient Ayuttaya and why the Japanese people were...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The museum is really interesting from the point of view that it explains really well the reasons why the Japanese were there in the first place and the history behind their leaving but the gardens (Japanese style) really need more upkeep.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

Have some time left. Visited Baan Hollande already. Stop by and enjoy the Japanese garden. A small exhibition and a video Not so much more to do here.

Thank mktripadvidor
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Situated on the small country road from Ayutthaya to Bang-Pa-In Palace, this place seems to have undergone recent restoration. Everything looks pretty new. Admission 50 Baht. There is a beautiful Japanese garden/park. Two museum buildings give an insight into Ayutthaya's importance at the time. In...More

Thank jobst56
Reviewed 21 January 2015

This museum is mainly a collection of reading panels which are very heavy on historical detail about Japan-Thai relations, but which don't tell you much about the Japanese settlement itself. I didn't find it particularly informative. It's also quite out of the way, so I...More

Thank traveller1968
Reviewed 31 December 2014

Located on the roadside between Bang Pa-in, the Summer Palace and Ayuthaya town. With the proximity of the location and convenience for the Japanese tourist, this Japanese Settlement attraction was built. However due to the lack of deep understanding and historical knowledge of the settlement,...More

Thank Charn P
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