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Tribal Museum in Chiang Mai

Tribal Museum is in King Rama IX Lanna Garden on Chotana Road. This is an ethnology museum featuring the indigenous culture of 9 hill tribes including Karen (Kariang), Hmong (Meo), Mien (Yao), Lisu (Liso), Akha (Iko), Lahu (Musoe), Lau,Thin, and Khamu including the minority tribe of Malabri. Each tribe possesses unique identity and culture.The museum exhibits ways of life, culture, beliefs, and local wisdom of those tribes, which have been intellectually conveyed through artistic objects displayed in the museum.

The museum was set in the King Rama IX and create in Lanna style garden. The he exhibitions of this ethnology museum are tribute to the people and culture of nine significant hill tribes: Karen (Kariang), Hmong (Meo), Mien (Yao), Lisu (Liso), Akha (Iko), Lahu (Musoe), Lau,Thin, and Khamu, including the minority tribe of Malabri. The museum exhibits different ways of life, culture, beliefs, and local wisdom of each tribe through displays of cultural artifacts and objects related to the cultures.

It is open daily to the public from 09.00 to 16.00 hrs. For more information, contact tel. 053- 210872. Tel. 053 – 210872

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