Phuket cultural heritage on display next month

An example of some of the old jewelery which will be on display at the museum in Phuket next month.

THALANG, PHUKET: The Thalang National Museum will hold a free exhibition of antique beads from Phuket and around the Andaman region next month.

The museum will display jewelery owned by collectors from around the South, including Phuket, Surat Thani and Krabi.

The exhibits, which are hundreds of years old, will not be for sale, but visitors will be able to buy replica beads instead.

There will also be demonstrations of how to make beaded jewelery.

The exhibition will be open from September 9 until October 9, 8am to 4:30pm every day.

The Thalang National Museum is located just east of the Heroines’ Monument on Pa Khlok Road.

For more information, contact the Thalang National Museum on 076-379895/7.

Phuket Gazette