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Science Museum and Planetarium

Opening Hours:

9am to 4pm – Tuesday to Sunday (closed Mondays and public holidays).


40 Thai Baht Adults/ 20 Thai Baht Children – ($1.33/ $0.67)


South East Asia’s first Planetarium and two science museums. This facility is run by the Thai government and has a genuine educational role running courses for students.

The Planetarium has shows for the public everyday at 10am and 2.30pm. English language shows are held every Tuesday at 10am. The show lasts for around 45 minutes.

The Science & Technology Museum next door to the Planetarium has 8 floors each with a different exhibition. By floor the exhibits are:
1. World of Science
2. Energy, timekeeping and robot technology
3. Prehistoric
4. Humans and the environment
5. Natural disasters
6. Insects
7. Cyber exhibition
8. Natural history

Next door is the Exhibition of Sports Science. This features a number of interactive attractions such as an artificial climbing wall.

Getting There:

Address: 928 Sukhumvit Road (Between soi 40 and 42)

Public Transport: BTS Ekkamai station and 5 minute walk.

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