Songkhla Province is considered to be a centre of culture, so there are many interesting educational attractions to visit, namely museums. Listed below are interesting museums that have been awarded the SHA certificate to help you get to know Songkhla Province.
1. Magic Museum Hat Yai
Everything you need to know about magic tricks and magicians is gathered here! Learn about the history of magicians in Thailand and foreign countries. The museum exhibits magicians’ tools that aren’t a common sight to see. Watch an amazing magic show to end your trip with an impressive memory!
Business hours: Sat – Sun 10.00am – 04.00pm
2. Magic Eye Museum
The Magic Eye Museum exhibits 3D paintings for visitors to take fun photos to their heart’s content. The exhibitions are divided into various themes, such as a jungle theme, an Arctic theme and an imaginary theme. All 3D paintings are drawn with the trompe l’œil technique, an art technique that creates an optical illusion from a realistic painting.
Business hours: 09.00am – 06.00pm
3. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Natural History Museum
This is one of Asia’s leading natural history museums and a biodiversity research center. Learn about the importance of natural history and the environment in order to encourage people to conserve the environment and natural resources.
Business hours: Tue – Sat 09.00am – 04.00pm
4. Folklore Museum: The Institute for Southern Thai Studies, Thaksin University
This is a museum exhibiting various aspects of southern people’s history and lifestyle, for example ethnicity, culture, beliefs, handicrafts, religion, literature, and occupations. Learn about the local people’s way of life through the tools and equipment exhibition. This is the perfect place to get to know the history of southern people.
Business hours: open daily 08.30am – 05.00pm