Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park, Chiang Rai

4.2
#3 of 6 in Parks in Chiang Rai
For a mix of art and nature visit Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park, where you can casually stroll through the spacious compound and admire the architecture and gardens. The center of the park is dominated by a monumental tower, built in 1984 from remains of wooden houses. It contains a selection of Buddha sculptures and other religious items. The museum is dedicated to teak-based artifacts and traditional art, but contemporary art is also represented. You might enjoy a leisurely stroll through the impeccable gardens, Buddhist temples, and other interesting structures. A cafe and washrooms are available for refreshment. Put Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park into our Chiang Rai travel itinerary maker and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
map
Create an itinerary including Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park
Mae Fah Luang Art and Culture Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
170 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • August 17, 2017
    it was a very organized and maintained place. beautiful garden. the history of royal building was interesting. audio was quite informative.  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    very interesting place. very nicely made. the audio was very informative. good to hear about thai history.  more »
  • July 20, 2017
    Visited with friends but thought not really my thing until I got there, WOW! Fascinating to see and a tour guide tells you things without being a nuisance. The gardens are gorgeous as well  more »

Plan your trip to Chiang Rai

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Chiang Rai

Find a good range of accommodations in the area just south of Thanon Baanpa Pragram Road, including budget to mid-price hotels, and pleasant, affordable guesthouses. Head north to the Kok River and, dotted along its banks, you'll find pricier and more exclusive options, with boutique hotels and resorts making the most of their scenic location with attractive grounds and facilities.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Chiang Rai by other users

49 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Thailand & Siem Reap BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Thailand & Cambodia BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC February, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Chiang Rai BY A USER FROM THAILAND December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Thailand & Ho Chi Minh City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Thailand BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Chiang Rai BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Chiang Rai BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Chiang Rai BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans