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Address: 85 Rathwattana Rd | Maung district, Lampang, Thailand
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+66 54 217 540

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Attended a traditional Thai wedding here!!

A beautiful old northern Thai residence. The main part of the house is full of relics and antiques of the area The area under on the ground floor acts as a dining hall

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 April 2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The exterior is more impressive than the interior if you're not into old furniture and small bowls/lacquered items. Decent value for money as the admission fee (50 Baht) includes a cold drink (homemade iced tea when we visited) and some shade from the hot sun.

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The private museum is one of the attraction in Lam pang.Amazing Lanna Thai old wooden house with 116 pillars.Beautiful antique furniture & vintage Thai interior.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

A beautiful old northern Thai residence. The main part of the house is full of relics and antiques of the area The area under on the ground floor acts as a dining hall

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Located in a neighborhood of old wooden houses, this private museum offers an excellent glimpse into the Lampang of yesteryear.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

This is an old,(150 years), house and it is famous for the authentic nature and the preservation of a large amount of original features. The special interest is that it is supported on 150 Teak pillars and the entire house has sagged and bent over the years! There is a very small charge for visiting, (about 50Bht), and it is... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

They have a couple of old style Thai house here. Like a museum both inside and outside. The inside is better than the outside in my opinion. Some really nice old style furnitures and other stuff. The outside could have done with some better restauration. The woman selling tickets and taking care was very nice and friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2015

One of the inherent charms of Lampang is the preservation of numerous vernacular teak houses and their gardens. Ban Sao Nak (House of Many Pillars) is a superb example of one such traditional home that has been lovingly preserved inside and out. The interior has been enhanced by a harmonious blend of vintageThai and Burmese furnishings and personal artifacts of... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

The best reason to visit this private residence is because its located in a beautiful old area of Lampang, there are least 6 temples, an old ruin and a night market (on Wang Nuea road), all within 400 metres of Baan Sao Nak. The sad bit about Baan Sao Nak is they destroyed a 150 year old tree, the poor... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

If you are interested in the traditional Teak wood house then this shouldn't be missed... it has beautiful antique furniture and artwork all around the house and they gave up rice cookies and juice which was beautiful I would spend around 30mins at most here, its not very big research it and see if this is something you really want... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014

A traditional teak house on 116 wooden pillars built in 1895. Ban Sao Nak has been in the same family for generations and is now maintained as a private museum. Portraits of the generations of the family are displayed. A lot of furniture and artwork displayed. Very well maintained. Open 10:00am to 5:00pm. The fee is 50baht and well worth... More 

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