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Natural History Museum of Nan Receives Honorable Mention (Museum of Society, Arts and Culture) at Museum Thailand Award 2021

We’ve got good news from this year’s Museum Thailand Award 2021. Chula’s Natural History Museum of Nan has received the honorable mention award under the concept “Reimage, Relearn, and Reinvent during in the COVID-19 pandemic”.  

The Natural History Museum of Nan features exhibits related to the life and culture of the tribes of Nan and is home to a number of priceless local antiques. It was designed to foster the love and pride for Nan’s natural resources, arts, culture, and local wisdom, raising awareness for the need for conservation and environmental protection, and building knowledge on local ecology and sustainable use that supports biodiversity. The museum houses 10 exhibition rooms that contain specimens of plants, animals, and various biological, physical, and cultural resources in Nan province.

Watch a video clip of the Natural History Museum of Nan at 


The Natural History Museum of Nan location:  

2nd floor of Wichakham 2 Building, Pha Singh Research and Technology Transfer Station, Center for Learning and Academic Services, the Network of Chulalongkorn University, Nan Province.  

Chula’s encouragement and support for research is excellent for teachers, students, and the public.

Associate Professor Dr. Suchana Chavanich Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University