Pattaya is the known tourist resort of Thailand. The city is loved for magnificent landscapes, picturesque beaches, unique sights and the greatest works of architecture. But the museums of Pattaya enjoy special popularity.
Contents: Ripley of Museum «Believe it or not» 3D Museum «Art in Paradise» Teddy Bear Museum "Teddy Island" Presented in museums, interesting and fascinating exhibits, cause admiration, admiration, and even horror! Some of them are not recommended to visit very receptive persons. So, discover a world of amazing craftsmanship and an unforgettable experience!
MUSEUM OF RIPLEY «BELIEVE IT OR NOT» Robert Ripley is an artist and entrepreneur. But this man is famous for his show "Ripley's Believe It or Not!", which presents amazing and shocking facts gathered from around the world. Therefore, the main exhibits of the museum are the kunstkamera with incredible, shocking things.
Address: 218 Royal Garden Plaza. Working hours: 10:00 - 21:00. "Museums of rarities" in Thailand are many. Ripley's museum in Pattaya doesn't differ in the huge area, on the one hand, there only several hundreds of exhibits, but with another … Not often the museums which impress to an entrance to the room meet! And it – only the beginning!
The central entrance is a balloon over the airplane. Outside, a plane and a balloon crashing into the building, and inside - the nose of a plane and a parachutist, with which you can take the first photos before viewing unique exhibits! In addition, the staff of the museum will gladly offer to climb the balloon to a height of more than 300 meters!
If some visitors already say that they are afraid of heights, they may not have had time to consider other exhibits dedicated to human phobias! Mr. Ripley's museum is not for the faint-hearted! Pay attention to ceilings, floors and walls. In every corner of the museum there was a monster!
Be careful, because from any angle any character of an intimidating kind can jump out and "kindly" turn on a chainsaw or something like that in front of your face! Clowns. For guests who are afraid of clowns since childhood, there is a special wing of the building!
And while you look at the eerie scenery at the entrance, the clown will surely turn around and mutter something in English, and this speech will go to shivers. And you have not even stopped by! What then waits inside? Have the courage and check it yourself! Wax figures.
Museums of wax figures have always admired the amazing similarity of even the celebrities who copied these works of art! The statues are made in full size, this department of the museum is divided into themes. Feel free to choose whom you want to consider: movie actors, presidents, horror movie characters, etc.
Curved mirrors "scary" will surprise you with a little secret: one of them is transparent! And, grimacing face before going out, you move to a long corridor, watching people who are curling on the other side! In addition to rooms of fear, clowns and wax figures, you will be surprised by the amazing exhibits from the Robert Ripley show collection:
- the smallest book in the world,
- harp without strings, which "photographs" and repeats your movements,
- a huge mammoth skeleton,
- unusual people (the smallest or the thickest person, Siamese twins, etc.).
It should be noted an interesting fact: the first Siamese twins, Chang and Eng Bankers, were born in Thailand, which was formerly called Siam. And now newborn children with this pathology are called "Siamese twins". And, of course, the main feature of the museum is a unique, eerie atmosphere! Interior, optical illusions, hiding behind the turn of monsters and much more. All this, of course, will leave a lot of unforgettable impressions!
3D MUSEUM «ART IN PARADISE» "Art in Paradise" is a striking art gallery that admires the flight of fantasy and the skill of artists! This picture gallery was included in the list of the most visited places in the city! Only in the 3D Museum of Pattaya you can become not only a spectator, but also a participant in all the events depicted in the pictures, and replenish your photo album with incredible photos!
Address: 78/34 Pattaya Sai 2 Rd. Opening hours: 9:00 - 21:00. A small room of the museum is divided into several rooms, which feature exhibits and paintings on a variety of topics:
- The sea hall will please you with amazing works of art with images of the inhabitants of the world's oceans.
- Hall of wild animals. In this room you can easily get into the jaws of a tyrannosaurus or sit on a rhinoceros, as well as meet other inhabitants of the past and the present animal world of the Earth!
- The hall of surrealism will make you think a little, because in this wing you can imagine insane, unintelligible landscapes, but your admiration will not be limited!
In addition, you will be presented with legendary paintings, realistic images of Egyptian temples and pyramids, forests, trees and waterfalls. And you can become a participant of each of these unique paintings! Everything is not as simple as it seems! This museum will amaze tourists who are not in a hurry to admire the usual talents of artists.
The 3D gallery includes spatial images that are impressed with an optical illusion created by the competent use of shadows and dimming. Amazing pictures are located on the floor and on the walls. And you, no doubt, will be surprised how realistic the data of the creation are by opening the first picture you made! Do not forget the camera! "Art in Paradise" allows guests to become participants in the most incredible events!
You can feed the bear, escape from the shark, walk along the bridge over the precipice and fly on the carpet-plane! Turn sharpness and become part of the picture! And, thanks to your imagination, the picture will come to life! After visiting the museum, you can relax in a cozy cafe and see the pictures you created! "Art in Paradise" will give you not only great pictures, but also incredible impressions!
Teddy Bear Museum "Teddy Island" This is a return to the wonderful world of childhood! Numerous tourists and, of course, couples with children, come to Pattaya from around the world to visit this wonderful museum and become a participant of interesting events!
Address: 436/49 Moo 9 Beach Road Soi 1. Opening hours: 09:00 - 22:00. Little researchers. "Teddy Island", after opening in 2013, became favourite the place of children of the whole world! The well-known bears of Teddie lead your child to the amazing world of ancient civilizations, will open for the kid various countries of the world, will acquaint with features of national suits and even beauty of space!
Except teddy bears, children will be pleased by various animals and dinosaurs, fantastic rooms and the surprising, cozy atmosphere! The museum "Teddy Island" will present joy not only to happy children, but also adults will be able to feel the atmosphere of a cosiness and magic! Open a way to the childhood!
Thanks to the fantastic atmosphere of the museum, family albums quickly are replenished with magnificent pictures! Irrespective of age and interests, the great number of the tourists who decided to visit "The world of bears of Teddie" willingly take the picture in which strong embrace favourite characters! Touch, play, rearrange in places! Little guests can not only play favourite toys, but also ride from the hill, dance and have fun!
Join a fascinating game of your kid – feel the child! Pattaya is the amazing city which impresses with boundless opportunities of art gives frightening or, on the contrary, joyful emotions! Here you won't find habitual books or pictures, widespread or boring exhibits. Having visited one of the popular museums of Pattaya once, you want to return again! Travel with pleasure!