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This museum is located next to the famous bridge on the River Kwai.
River Kwai Bridge, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
+66 34 512 596
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Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

Do not spend your money for this old and useless museum. You’ll learn nothing, instead go to the Thailand and Burma RailAway center, which is a real museum, next to the cemetary.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank leonardsv
Reviewed 11 July 2019

I didnt really know much about WW1 and after going to this museum it has helped me to get a better grasp of what happened. It was very interesting and laid out in an easy way to navigate the museum. It was an unexpected surprise...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank saraburdick
Reviewed 3 May 2019 via mobile

Looking at the past we hope we should have not pass this era of World War again. Lovely set up of guns and other equipments, antiques. Should have up keep the place but still worth visiting.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank tajudin65
Reviewed 14 February 2019

Very descriptive of the shocking things that took place during the war and the building of the Thai Burna railway, with models of the men in a very imancipated state. There were stories of things that happened during that time

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Tourist trap! It claim itself to be Jeath war museum but it is actually a fake Jeath museum. I paid 40 Baht per person and was not given any receipt... upon entering the grounds, all we saw were lousy fake items claimed to be artifacts...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Strawberry_C
Reviewed 28 December 2018

The museum was quite interesting but there were items from several different wars but enjoyed it never the less

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 December 2018

Took the 2 hour train ride to the museum, very informative with a headset that tells you all about Hell Fire Pass. Allow a few hours to visit this place

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tina H
Reviewed 19 November 2018

not sure what to think. it is a war museum or a combination of other things. one floor was dedicated to the thai beauty pagent. lots of memorabilia from the way which was interesting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hunglow
Reviewed 27 October 2018

The exposition was a big collection of different objects from the war and paintings, from old rifles and swords and porcelaine to GI Joe T-Shirts and helicopter and other aircrafts. The connection between the paintings and statues to the war was not very clear resp....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MarabelleS
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Great educational place with nice cafe. Many info here that is eye opening and I was amazed at the way they represented the deaths using iron nails/pegs used in the building of the railway. Sad to know many asians and coolies died in the building...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from ceedeebev | Reviewed this property |
Not free, but would not cost very much. Free coffee included in ticket. In contrast to the other reply, we thought it was well worth it!