• Sat, 20 Apr 2019 01:00
    Treasures of the highest order
    Thailand’s National Museum throws open eight more of its newly renovated and interactive halls
  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 15:40
    Feast for the eyes
    The National Museum of Western Art in Tokyo marks its 60th anniversary with the exhibition titled “Matsukata Collection: A One-Hundred-Year Odyssey” that continues through June.
  • Mon, 25 Feb 2019 13:15
    Talking art and food
    Dr Joanne Hyppolite, a Haitian American curator at Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) with expertise in African American and African diaspora material and expressive culture, is in Thailand to talk about art and food.
  • Fri, 22 Feb 2019 13:57
    Thai collector returns prehistoric artefacts to the government
    Thai businessman and collector Thammarit Jira handed in 104 pieces of prehistoric artefacts, including famous Ban Chiang pottery to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha at the National Museum on Friday.
  • Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:46
    Ceremony marks royal cremation anniversary
    Culture Ministry is hosting the “His Majesty will live in our hearts eternally” exhibition at Bangkok’s National Museum from October 25 to November 2, Culture Minister Vira Rojpojanarat told a press conference today (Thursday) at the National Museum.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 08:33
    Fire engulfs National Museum, one of Brazil's oldest
    A massive fire gutted the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, one of Brazil's oldest, authorities said Sunday, but no injuries were immediately reported.
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  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 19:30
    Visitors to view cannon preservation at National Museum
    Culture Minister Vira Rojpojchanarat on Wednesday visited Thailand’s National Museum in Bangkok to observe the preservation process for the ancient cannon unearthed from beneath Sanam Luang last weekend.
  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
    Humanoid opera performs in Tokyo
    THE ANDROID opera “Scary Beauty,” directed by musician Keiichiro Shibuya, was performed at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, known as Miraikan, in Koto Ward, Tokyo, on Sunday.
  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 18:45
    Features from Royal Crematorium divided, on display across country
    The deconstruction of the King Rama IX’s Royal Crematorium is completed and the Culture Ministry’s Fine Arts Department has relocated some components for display at various palaces and museums around the country, Deputy Prime Minister Visanu Krua-ngam announced at Government House on Wednesday.
  • Sun, 06 May 2018 01:00
    A new look at old treasures
    The renovations so far completed at the National Museum Bangkok are attracting interest and have more than doubled visitor numbers
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 14:52
    National treasures on special display at Samran Mukhamat Pavilion for Songkran
    The National Museum Bangkok celebrated the kick-off to Songkran or Thai New Year on Thursday with an opening ceremony for a temporary exhibition, “Relics and Navagrahas Puja in Traditional Thai New Year”.
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:54
    Bangkok’s Songkran festival kicks off with Phra Buddha Sihing procession
    The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) on Thursday kicked off the Songkran festival with a beautiful procession carrying the famous Phra Buddha Sihing image from the National Museum to a temporary shrine in Lumphini Park.
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  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 18:47
    Relics and special prayers to mark traditional Thai New Year
    National Museum Bangkok is hosting the “Relics and Navagrahas Puja” in a traditional Thai New Year ceremony on Thursday.
  • Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:00
    New life for old Ayutthaya
    The TV series 'Love Destiny' has renewed Thais' interest in the former Siamese capital
  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 01:00
    200 years of Thai-US relations celebrated
    Exhibition of gifts and other items highlights links dating back to 1818
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