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International Tsunami Museum

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39/8 Moo 6 Bang Nieng Village Kokekean, Khao Lak, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very humbling place , with lots of information. The guys that work there are so knowledgeable. However it's quite small and doesn't take that long to see it all.

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nothing more than 2 rooms with a TV in showing a video that you would find on you tube or played on normal TV. And charged 200 bhat for the privilege. You don't see anything you wouldnt of already seen. I found it rather disgusting...More

1  Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 3 days ago

So amazing to see. Free, but people are pushy trying to get you buy things. That the only thing that was slightly annoying when you are trying to appreciate what happened to this town

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While we all enjoy the beauty of Khao Lak the museum is an important reminder of what the locals suffered after the tsunami. Museum includes video stories of victims, eye witness stories of the chaos after the event and the many volunteers that came from...More

Thank Busy_mumma_of_3
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is opposite the Bang Nieng Market. The monuments and the boat don’t seem like being looked after and the office near the boat was closed the day we were there. However, there are at least 2 sites within the same area, one of...More

Thank Peach K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was on the top of my To Do List and I am very pleased I visited. It is simply provided in the Thai way. You can see as much or as little as you want to. It reminded us of the devastation and loss...More

Thank megans1967
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good selection of videos both of the disaster and the identification mission post tsunami. I would like to have watched them all but my little boy didnt have the patience. The boat outside was surrounded by construction work so couldnt get near. 300bht entry...More

Thank George D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The memorial is still under construction however definitely worth a visit. Very moving and so sad looking at all the photos. Thanks to William of Khao Lak private tours for taking us there and also to coconut beach.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very sad moments to visit to this place there nothing to do much things but spend few minutes and back to market.

Thank babydoll798
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting but could have had more substance. Has mostly photos and videos. Beware of the small store trying to get in on the action just prior to getting to the museum...they are after your money.

Thank pemmett2017
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This is a strange way to ask. On Trip Advisor, people ask questions ans we can answer it directly. There is no need to ask for an email address!
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