Attractions

Museum in Ban Chiang

Ban Chiang National Museum

This excellent museum exhibits a wealth of pottery from all Ban Chiang periods, plus myriad spearheads, sickles, fish hooks, ladies' neck rings and other metal objects. The displays (with English labels) offer excel…
Buddhist Temple in Ban Chiang

Wat Pa Lelai

For something completely different, visit this temple 500m north of the burial site, across the little bridge. The awesome childlike murals in the two-storey building at the back are both enlightening and entertaini…
Historic Site in Ban Chiang

Thai Phuan House

About 300m southwest of the burial site (follow the signs for 'Phuan House which the King and Queen visited in 1972'), this traditional Isan house is promoted as an attraction, but the still-lived-in houses througho…