Bangkok Local Museum, Samphanthawong
It is situated at Wat Trimitr Wittayaram, near the Celebration Arch of 6th Cycle Anniversary Memorial. Bus passing Trimitr road and Rama IV road: 1, 7, 4, 25, 40, 53, 73, 73ก, 177 and 529.
Samphanthawong museum exhibits the comeplete history of people living in Samphanthawong, especially about the immigration of Thai people with Chinese origin, and their lifestyle. The exhibiton is made up of 3 zones: 1) telling the background of local people through paintings 2) exhibiting tools and ware used in daily life and a virtual atmosphere of traditional Chinese shops in the China Town 3) providing important information about Samphanthawong district. Location: Wat Pathumkongkha 1460 Song Wat road, Samphanthawong, Bangkok. For more information, call 0 2233 3316. Opening hours: Mon-Fri, 08:00-16:00 (Free admission).