Urban Lamphun Museum Admire old things from the previous days of your parents and grandparents.

urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum

We all have seen enough modern and hi-tech things. So, why don’t we give ourselves a chance of admiring old things for once?

Old things may be hard to find nowadays, but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist anymore. On the contrary, some museums or some tourist attractions still keep something like these.

Take this place as an example, if you can’t think of some places else.

urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum
urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum
urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum

Urban Lamphun Museum or Lamphun Community Museum is located just in the heart of Lamphun. It’s decorated in Thai contemporary style. The atmosphere looks fresh. There are many trees and gardens.

Urban Lamphun Museum presents exhibitions of Lamphun history. You will get your full-time learning for sure. You will see how villagers in the past lived, how they developed their culture, what became of their lives.

urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum
urban lamphun museum, lamphun community museum

There are 3 different zones at the Urban Lamphun Museum.

  1. The bottom floor is the most interesting part. There are photos, text, and, best of all, old things from previous days of your parents and grand parents, for examples, old TVs, gramophone record players, old general stuffs etc. Surely you must haven’t seen them before. They’re really rare now.
  2. Behind the museum, this zone represents the old cinema of Lamphun named ‘Haripunchai Rama’, an old-styled classroom, an old-fashioned hotel. They all are unique.
  3. Lastly, the third zone is on the second floor of the museum. It’s mainly used for many activities.

If you want to go, you can go everyday, from 9:00-16:00. The admission fee is not required.

How to get there

Urban Lamphun Museum is situated at Inthayongyot Road, Nai Mueang District, Amphoe Mueang, Lamphun Province, close toof Hariphunchai National Museum. When you reach Lamphun. You can hire a tricycle, which can be found anywhere in the heart of Lamphun. Or you may just hire another public vehicle instead, if you want to or you can book the private tour with us for 1 Day trip.

Nearby Places 

The monument is about 600 metres away from the museum. It contains a statue of the first ruler of Hripunchai, who was also a brave woman and an intelligent philosopher.

You can reach this temple within 2 minutes. Just go and take a look at the golden pagoda, which is decorated in Lanna style. Admire other architectures too. There are many of them around the temple.