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Weapon Museum

Highway 2196, Khao Kho 67270, Thailand
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Interesting

Small & interesting museum,THB10 for entry. Weapons from the attempted communist uprising in the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Alec757
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Khon Kaen, Thailand
Weapons museum

Interesting view into the recent past and the challenges SEA countries faced with communism... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Roger S
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Highway 2196, Khao Kho 67270, Thailand
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Small & interesting museum,THB10 for entry. Weapons from the attempted communist uprising in the 60's & 70's.Airplane & a couple of helicopters & wreckage of others shot down. Some beefy hills on the road to get it!

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Interesting view into the recent past and the challenges SEA countries faced with communism. Enjoyable 1/2 hr walk around exhibits. Elevation makes for Great views of the surrounding areas.

Thank Roger S
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

To call it a museum is a bit much, but it is a collection of armory used in the Thai army's fight against "the communists". With the war in Vietnam over, the attention turned to the local opponents to the military regime and the fight...More

Thank Tinamue
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

There is some real old weapon and heli left from the war, not really interest me much. But there some spot there to view the district on higher ground which I found it quite enjoyable. Required a 10 baht entrance fee which is cheap, and...More

Thank clee66
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

It is to co memo rate the fight with communists , there is a video show to explain the history weapons used are displayed including the aircrafts

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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This is the place where thousands of Thai soldiers were kills during the communist war during BE 2521-2525 in these 3 provincial rural (Pitsanulok / Petchaboon / Loey). Thai army tried to resolve the conflict while protecting the land. The war monument was set up...More

Thank jthanma
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

We walked around the war memorial but did not go into the weapons museum. It looks like a small one room museum with rifles and weapons used by the Thai forces from 1961 to 1981 who were fighting the communists

Thank Donald M
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Reviewed 8 January 2016

One can visit but nothing much to see there and it is quite far to with very steep road. Few Guns and 1 helicopter and 1 fighter aircraft is there.

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Reviewed 9 December 2015

This is an amazing place. Old bits of tank, aircraft and a helicopter, artillery guns and a lump of mettle, which was once an aircraft, but was shot down! The views from here are amazing. Please read up about the history of it first. Communists...More

Thank OlivellaDB
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

We recently drove across Northeastern Thailand to explore the Isan area and along the way we found this interesting military museum situated on top of a high mountain peak near Khao Kho. It was intersting to read about the Thai military fighting against the Communists...More

Thank Dao1949
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