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Ban Kao National Museum
Ban Kao National Museum


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Operating time: 09.00 - 16.30

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The national museum Ban Kao is located at Muang district,

Kanchanaburi province, near river Kwai and away from the center about 35 km. Ban Kao is the important place of prehistoric civilization. The skeletons and equipment of Neolithic period were discovered here. 

In 1964 the Fine Arts department of Thailand has established the wooden building with applied Thai style and has exhibited the 2 skeletons inside. Later, the national museum Ban Kao becomes more popular. So the Fine Arts department built more building in accordance with opportunities and activities. This museum attracts many tourists to explore the story of human being in prehistoric period. 


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approximately 35 km. from Kanchanaburi along Highway 323, turn left into Highway 3229 and turn right into Highway 3455 for about 3 km. Another 1 km. from the entrance at Wat Tha Po will lead to the first prehistoric site museum in Thailand

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