PLACE: SIAMESE FIGHTING FISH GALLERY (พิพิธภัณฑ์ปลากัดสยาม)
LOCATION: Bangkachao sub-district in Phra Pradaeng district
GPS Coordinates: 13.700126, 100.562837
TELEPHONE: 02 8150149
OPENING HOURS: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed on Wednesdays
The only Siamese Fighting Fish Gallery in the world is situated on the Bangkachao Peninsula, only ten minutes away from downtown Bangkok. This area has been named “best urban oasis” by TIME magazine. The gallery was established in 2009, and displays a wide variety of Siamese Fighting Fish and other fishes found in the nearby Chao Phaya River.
Map for Siamese Fighting Fish Gallery:
To get there: Catch a ferry boat from the pier at Wat Khlong Toei Nok to the other side for only 5 baht. The entrance to the museum is about 490 meters on the left.
Other attractions in this area:
Amphoe Phra Pradaeng District:
- Bang Nampheung Floating Market
- Siamese Fighting Fish Gallery
- Sri Nakhon Khuean Khan Park
- Phlaeng Faifa Fort
Samut Prakan is divided into six districts: Amphoe Mueang, Amphoe Bang Bo, Amphoe Bang Phli, Amphoe Phra Pradaeng, Amphoe Phra Samut Chedi and Amphoe Bang Sao Thong. Click on the links to see tourist attractions from each of those districts. Or click here to see a Map of Tourist Attractions in Samut Prakan Province.