Located in the heart of the city, Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Centre is designated as the regional center of Northern art & culture. The museum is replaced in an old elegant architectural building which was used as the central administrative office and later the Provincial Hall of Chiang Mai.
Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Centre is the history of Chiang Mai region museum documenting the background information from past to present of the history and culture of the region.
The museum exhibits many informative exhibitions of Chiang Mai City divided into 15 rooms with the help of multimedia to help you know more easier. The exhibitions are Chiang Mai Today, The Prehistory of Chiang Mai, The Civilizations of Two Valleys, Establishing the City, Environment and Culture, The Past 100 Years, Good Aspects of Chiang Mai, The Historical Building, The Rulers of chiang Mai, Life on the Banks of River, People of the Old City, Buddhism, Bai Sri Toon Phra Kwan, Agricultural Society,and Mountain People.
This musuem are opened from Tuesday to Sunday from 08.30-17.00 hrs. and will be closed on Monday for every week. To get there, it is very easy by telling the public Red Truck to the museum. For the admission fee, it is 90 baht for adult and just only 40 baht for student.
It is necessary to get to know more information of visiting city on your travel as much as possible. To know it and love Chiang Mai more, I suggest this museum to be your learning museum of the city when visiting Chiang Mai.