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Baan Jang Nak
ProvinceChiang Mai, AmphurSan Kamphaeng

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2.3 Points | ( 3 Review )

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Address
Sub-districtBuak Khang AmphurSan Kamphaeng ProvinceChiang Mai 50130

Telephone
053-446891

Facsimile
053-446-891

E-mail
iamchangmai@hotmail.com


Transportation
Bike
Motorcycles
Bus
Car

Description
Baan Jang Nak displays pieces of work of the artists and Thai Lanna artisans who deliver their creative imaginary via the elephant wood craving in different motions and postures. It is the worthy place to spend time to appreciate the charm of wood craving.
Feature
Baan Jang Nak exhibits the workpieces of the artists and Lanna artisans who deliver their creative imaginary through elephant wood craving in various motions and postures.
History
“Baan Jang Nak” (meaning the house with many elephants) is the house gathers the works of the skillful Sala (meaning artisan in the northern dialect) in Chiang Mai who craves distinguished wooden elephant. It was first founded by Petch Viriya who invited his experienced friends who loved Lanna-style carving to form the carving group in order to initiate the new style of elephant carving: be realistic in different motions and postures. In 1988 (B.E. 2531), Prayoon Janyawong, a famous columnist of Thairat visited the place and named it “Baan Jang Nak”.

Information

Group of tourist

  • Family
  • Elders
  • Working Persons
  • Students / Youths / Teenagers
  • Women
  • Muslims
  • MICE / Study Visit
  • Arts & Culture / History

Opening hours

Sunday:
09:00 - 17:00
Monday:
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday:
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday:
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday:
09:00 - 17:00
Friday:
09:00 - 17:00
Suturday:
09:00 - 17:00
Remark (Opening hours):

Entrance fees

Entrance fees:
Non-fee

Information

Time to visit:
Parking:

Public utilities

Waste Management System

  • Other

Electrical system

  • Electricity

Water System

  • Water System

Communication System

  • Telephone Signal
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