PLAN YOUR VISIT
Address and Opening Times:
National Museum Bangkok
Na Phrathat Rd,
Phra Nakorn District,
The museum is open Wednesday through Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
It is closed on Monday and Tuesday.
Some rooms may be closed at lunch time.
Entrance fee: 200 THB
How to get there:
Most taxi drivers will not know the National Museum, so you may ask instead to go to Thamassat University, on Sanam Luang. The Museum is on your right when facing the Thamassat University.
By BTS or MRT:
Go to the Siam or National Stadium BTS station and take a taxi from there, it’s a 30 min drive depending on the traffic. Or go to the Hua Lamphong MRT station and take a taxi from there, it’s a 20 min drive depending on the traffic.
By ferry on Chao Praya:
Arrive at Tha Chang Pier N°9 (River Express boats or Orange flag boats). Take a tuk tuk or walk (10 min) through Thammasat University, and turn on your left on Sanam Luang, you have arrived.
By boat on Khlong San Sap : no English spoken and no help provided, but very fast and cheap. Depending where you come from, take the boat until until Pratunam Pier then change boat and head to Phan Fa Leelat Pier (Golden Mount). From there take a moto taxi or a taxi (5 min drive). Not recommended with children and for disabled persons.
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