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Siam Insect Zoo

Features Animals
Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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You Get to Hold the Insects! - If you want to

This is a great little insect zoo. The staff will help you if you want to hold one of the insects... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Portland, Oregon
Beautiful, simply beautiful

After the hectic pace of the markets, we decided to hire a car and driver and go for a drive... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Cairns, Australia
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“stick insects”(18 reviews)
“live insects”(12 reviews)
The Siam Insect-Zoo & Museum is a great place for famlies visiting Chiang Mai. The facility was renovated in 2010 and includes exhibits with insects ranging from caterpillars to beetles to butterflies.more
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23/4 Moo1, Mae Rim-Samoeng Rd | Mae Raem Subdistrict, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
+66 89 184 8475
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is a great little insect zoo. The staff will help you if you want to hold one of the insects. Some are pretty cool, some are scary and creepy. But, if you like this kind of thing, it's great!

Thank SCPOnTheRoad
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

After the hectic pace of the markets, we decided to hire a car and driver and go for a drive through the scenic rim to the butterfly and insect farm. We are so glad we did. After wandering through the butterfly enclosure we were given...More

Thank BuzzyandLJ
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a fun place to visit, and highly recommended for children. The beautiful displays are informative and engaging. A flashlight is provided for viewing the tarantula cages, which is a thoughful idea. The butterfly garden is a treat, but the highlight is holding a...More

Thank Zingle
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

6 year old had been looking forward to this visit... and it lived up to his expectations. Our 12 year old wasn't feeling the best on the day but still enjoyed it. We spent a little over an hour and the kids especially loved petting...More

Thank LGbrisbane
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Pretty interesting display of insects from around the world. Held scorpions, spiders, and other assorted creepy crawlies. Very close to the Monoceros Resort.

Thank DansGang
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Big hit our kids (aged 5) who are avid bug followers anyway! Butterfly garden, stick insect and insect section were great. The best was the petting zoo with opportunities to hold spiders, lizards, look closely at scorpions, touch iguanas etc. Staff on hand were knowledgeable...More

Thank EttaP
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Super Displays and hands on experience at this user friendly and friendly staffed facility. well worth the visit for all nature lovers

Thank doug s
Reviewed 8 June 2018

A very nice place to go if you have some time to fill. Nice display of all kinds of moths and butterfly. Butterfly area with lots of free flying butterfly. Kids can have some even on der hand. Great english speaking staff

Thank 474ralfg
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

First I will point out this isn’t an all day attraction but having said this do not be put off. Parking is tight arrive early and expect to wait to leave as others rearrange their vehicles. The whole experience is an adventure ( mainly for...More

1  Thank Janet W
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Normally I wouldn't recommend a place where you get an up close and hands-on experience with insects but this was great. A large diversity of insects that I have never had the chance to see alive. The staff were very knowledgeable and getting to hold...More

1  Thank Travelbug155004
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200baht in January 2017