The First Museum in Southeast Asia – Museum of the human body
Let’s visit the museum of the human body in Bangkok
Museum of the human body is located at Chulalongkorn University’s Faculty of Dentistry in Bangkok. Recently opened, it is 1 of 11 museums in the world and the first museum in Southeast Asia. The museum of human body is established for presented human bodies for anyone interested in what’s inside our physical selves. More than 130 pieces are being displayed including organs taken from human bodies, plastinated human bodies as whole, organ configurations and transparent body slices. The specimens worth over 100 million baht were donated by the Japan Medical and Dental University. Moreover, this museum also gives the visitors an opportunity to understand better the effects of diseases such as cancer, diabetes and cardiac by comparing healthy and diseased organs.
Location : Located at at Chulalongkorn University’s Faculty of Dentistry in Bangkok
Getting there : By MRT Sam Yan Station or take a taxi.
Open : Every Wednesday and Friday from 12.30 pm to 6.30 pm.
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