What to do with children in tow
Siam Ocean World
This is Southeast Asia's largest aquarium with 400 kinds of more than 30,000 aquatic creatures for visitors to view. Children and adults alike will love to watch the sharks and penguins being fed (13:00 or 14:00 hrs). They can take a walk through the breathtaking underwater tunnel and see dolphins, rays, colorful fish and many other under water creatures through the glass which encloses the deep reef zone.
Timings: 09:00 --- 22:00 hrs
Admission: Adults Bht 450, children: Bht 280
Address: Th Phra Ram 1
Opposite side of Siam Square at Siam Paragon (B1-B2)
Various mammals, reptiles and birds are housed here. Many of these are close to extinction and provide children with the rare opportunity to appreciate the biological diversity that exists so far. Children will also enjoy the animal shows presented periodically throughout the day. This is a zoo cum public park and makes for an excellent spot for families to unwind and relax.
Timings: 08:00-18:00 hrs
Admission: Adults: Bht 100, Children:Bht 50
Address: Th Phra Ram V
Samutprakan Crocodile Farm and Zoo
This is a wonderful farm/ zoo and the largest of its kind in the world. Along with crocodiles other animals are also kept here including snakes, lions, elephants etc
Timings: Daily 7 A.M- 5 P.M
Admission: Adults; B 300, Children; B 200
Address: near the ancient city outside Bangkok
Children's Discovery Museum
This is an exciting and at the same time educational trip for children. Most of the exhibits are interactive with children being able to role play. The museum offers fun and diverse ways of learning about human life, sciences, culture, society, nature and environment. There is also a playground where kids are free to run around.
Timings: 09:00-17:00hrs (Tues-Fri)
Admission: Adults Bht120, Children Bht 100
Address: Th Kamphaeng Phet 4 Chatuchak Park
Bangkok Planetarium and Scientific Museum
This unique museum contains information on galaxies, astrology and nature, as well as other aspects of life, through diverse multimedia and fun filled activities. Modeled after the famous projector in London, the Bangkok planetarium gives daily shows of the rising and setting of the sun and the moon, the solar system and the zodiac at 11:00hrs and 14:30hrs.
Admission: Adults Bht 40, Children Bht 20
Address: Sukhumvit Road, next to the Eastern Bus Terminal