Viharn Sien Temple and Museum
The Viharn Sien is a stunning Chinese temple, located just south of Pattaya, and now used as a museum. It houses a large number of important artefacts, such as granite carvings, old paintings, bronze and earthenware, sculptures of Chinese Gods, Buddha statues and a jade statue of Guanyin, the Chinese Goddess of Mercy. Some items are even from the famous Chinese Ming Dynasty.
- It was built for the late king Bhumibol Adulyadej's 60th birthday
- One of the best Chinese museums in Asia outside of China
- Open daily: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm