If you are looking for a place to visit in Khon Kaen that helps you discover more about its history, then the National Museum of Khon Kaen is the place for you. It has a massive collection of artefacts that spans from prehistoric times to the present.
It’s within easy access
From any hotel in Khon Kaen, Thailand including favourite accommodation venues the likes of AVANI Khon Kaen Hotel & Convention Centre, the National Museum is not at all far. It is located towards the north of Khon Kaen and public transportation is available too.
It’s a collection of some amazing displays
The museum mainly contains artefacts collected from various archaeological sites in the region including those from Ban Chiang- which is a UNESCO heritage site now. And there are a lot more artefacts if you observe them well!
More about the exhibits
The exhibits also include dinosaur fossils and human skeletons, for those who love exploring the prehistoric lifestyles. In addition to all of these, there are also displays of pottery, ancient musical instruments and a big collection of Buddha images as well!
Details you should know
The museum is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 9.00 am to 12 noon and from 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm in the evening. You will have to pay an admission fee when you enter the premises, and it’s totally worth it!