The Erawan Museum

   
Samut Prakan
(4.5)
Start : $0.00
Recommended duration : 1 hr 00 min

Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 09.00 - 19.00.

- The suggested latest entry time is 17.00.


Highlight

- The Erawan Museum is the door opening to the heritage of Thai culture. With a wide range of architectural symbols combined with fine arts and craftsmanship, structural layout and natural environment that integrate harmoniously, the Erawan Museum creates a kind of atmosphere that induces visitors to perceive and appreciate the continuity of history, cultures, religions, arts and customs of faith from past to it is located on an area of 12 acres.


Description

- Erawan Museum is a museum in Samut Prakan Province, Thailand. The Erawan Museum is well known for its giant three-headed elephant art sculpture as exterior. The three storeys inside the elephant contain antiquities and priceless collections of ancient religious objects belonging to Khun Lek Viriyapant who is the museum owner.

- This is the first and biggest hand-carved sculpture in the world. It is considered an important tourist attraction as well as a holy shrine for many believers.

- Erawan Museum started construction 1994 and has opened for the public since 2013. The building including the elephant sculpture is 43.6 meters in heights (equivalent of 14 stories building). The width of the elephant is 12 meters and length 39 meters. The weight of the elephant's body is 150 tons, and the elephant's head weights 100 tons.

- Erawan has the meaning of water, clouds, and rainbow. It is the sacred name of a white elephant with 33 heads. The traditional tale has it that Erawan is the vehicle of Indra, a Hindu highest god. Erawan can travel freely in the realm of the Earth and Heaven.

Credit : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erawan_Museum 

https://www.muangboranmuseum.com/en/landmark/the-erawan-museum/ 

Photo : https://www.facebook.com/erawanmuseum/


Includes

- Admission ticket.

- Included Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages(English Audio Guide/Mandarin Audio Guide/Thai Audio Guide/Korean Audio Guide/Russian Audio Guide).


Excludes

- Personal expenses.

- Optional activity costs.


You need to know

- Children ages between 6-14 years old considered to be charged as the child rate.

- All visitors must be properly attired(Long sleeves shirt, long pants). 

- You must book at least 1 day prior to arrival. 

- You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher to enter to the attraction directly. 

- The person who books and receives the confirmation voucher must present a valid photo ID/passport along with the voucher number. 

- The voucher is valid only on specified date and time of the program. 

- In any case of your booking is not matched with reality when you show upfront(such as child is age, child is height, the quantity of people and etc), you are responsible to pay the additional charge upfront the show/tour.


Cancellation Policy

- This reservation is Non-refundable.


Maps

The Erawan Museum
Samut Prakan
(4.5)
   
Recommended duration : 1 hr
Start : $ 0.00
Opening Hours

- Open Daily : 09.00 - 19.00.

- The suggested latest entry time is 17.00.

Highlight

- The Erawan Museum is the door opening to the heritage of Thai culture. With a wide range of architectural symbols combined with fine arts and craftsmanship, structural layout and natural environment that integrate harmoniously, the Erawan Museum creates a kind of atmosphere that induces visitors to perceive and appreciate the continuity of history, cultures, religions, arts and customs of faith from past to it is located on an area of 12 acres.

Description

- Erawan Museum is a museum in Samut Prakan Province, Thailand. The Erawan Museum is well known for its giant three-headed elephant art sculpture as exterior. The three storeys inside the elephant contain antiquities and priceless collections of ancient religious objects belonging to Khun Lek Viriyapant who is the museum owner.

- This is the first and biggest hand-carved sculpture in the world. It is considered an important tourist attraction as well as a holy shrine for many believers.

- Erawan Museum started construction 1994 and has opened for the public since 2013. The building including the elephant sculpture is 43.6 meters in heights (equivalent of 14 stories building). The width of the elephant is 12 meters and length 39 meters. The weight of the elephant's body is 150 tons, and the elephant's head weights 100 tons.

- Erawan has the meaning of water, clouds, and rainbow. It is the sacred name of a white elephant with 33 heads. The traditional tale has it that Erawan is the vehicle of Indra, a Hindu highest god. Erawan can travel freely in the realm of the Earth and Heaven.

Credit : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erawan_Museum 

https://www.muangboranmuseum.com/en/landmark/the-erawan-museum/ 

Photo : https://www.facebook.com/erawanmuseum/

Includes

- Admission ticket.

- Included Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages(English Audio Guide/Mandarin Audio Guide/Thai Audio Guide/Korean Audio Guide/Russian Audio Guide).

Excludes

- Personal expenses.

- Optional activity costs.

You need to know

- Children ages between 6-14 years old considered to be charged as the child rate.

- All visitors must be properly attired(Long sleeves shirt, long pants). 

- You must book at least 1 day prior to arrival. 

- You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher to enter to the attraction directly. 

- The person who books and receives the confirmation voucher must present a valid photo ID/passport along with the voucher number. 

- The voucher is valid only on specified date and time of the program. 

- In any case of your booking is not matched with reality when you show upfront(such as child is age, child is height, the quantity of people and etc), you are responsible to pay the additional charge upfront the show/tour.

Cancellation Policy

- This reservation is Non-refundable.

Maps