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International Tsunami Museum, Khao Lak

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Visit International Tsunami Museum, dedicated to showing and preserving for subsequent generations the tragic story of the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami that devastated the area. Thousands of lives were lost, businesses ruined, and a great portion of the coastline suffered terrible damage. The museum documents the timeline of events, as well as the post-disaster period, including the ongoing rebuilding process. With information panels and exhibits, the museum tells a desperately sad tale in a simple fashion. Our Khao Lak trip builder makes visiting International Tsunami Museum and other Khao Lak attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Ca €25 per person admission really defective. The Museum consists of 2 floors. On the ground floor panel with data and information about the Tschunami can be found on the upper floor are 3 rooms (English, German and French) where all day one and the same runs on a television documentary.
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  • museum a little primitive by western standards, however it's a fitting and sad reminder of that devastating day.  more »
  • The main building, on the right as you come over the bridge, housed a number of appropriate educational displays. Happy to pay 300 Baht per adult entry. Not sure whether the bamboo "shops, to the righ...  more »