Welcome, families! On the brink of an extraordinary day that beckons us to celebrate our most cherished treasures—our children—brace yourselves for a fun-filled journey through Bangkok’s most delightful activities specifically tailored for National Children’s Day!
Begin the Day at the Grand Government House
From 8:30 am onwards, step into a realm where the rich tapestry of Thai culture unfolds before your very eyes. Experience the grace of Thai etiquette, be mesmerized by the mystique of the traditional Thai puppet theatre, Joe Louis, and immerse yourself in a plethora of games that promise to spark brilliance in young minds. The melodies will embrace your soul, as the exuberant Thai Youth Wind Orchestra performs, followed by the harmonious voices of the Thai Youth Harmony Singers. Don’t miss your chance for an awe-inspiring cosplay photo op!
Uncover the Marine Mysteries at Children’s Museum Bangkok
Open from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, dive into ‘The Little Sea Guardian’ concept. Navigate through an interactive adventure that strengthens your family’s connection to our precious oceans. Engage with activities that not only educate but also ignite the fiery spark of competition with rewards that await you!
Ignite Curiosity at Museum Siam
Join us on January 13-14 for an extravaganza dubbed PLAYEUM—a haven where play meets museum. Revel in traditional Thai games, unleash creativity in art workshops, and tap your feet to music and performances by the vibrant youth. Bring along toys to share the joy through the Baan Nokkamin Foundation. Special alert: free admission on January 13th and perks for the little ones on the following day!
Wander Through Time at Suan Pakkad Palace
Engage with history in the most delightful manner as you tour the palace with our expert curators. Immerse yourself in fascinating stories, get artsy with antique postcard colouring, and enjoy a friendly competition for souvenirs to cherish. Little explorers under 15 enter for free all day long!
Embrace Innovation at Siriraj Bhimukhsthan Museum
From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, transform into a ‘Little inventor’ conquering the Museum. Create masterpieces with painting, soap making, constructing eco-friendly fans, and crafting piggy banks. Refreshments commence at 11:00 am after nurturing the creative spirit!
Explore the Cosmos at Bangkok Planetarium
On this special day, starting at 8:30 am, escape to the stars with ‘Kids Dee Kid’s Day Star Party’. Celebrating its 60th anniversary, the Science Centre catapults you to an intergalactic voyage. Attend multiple planetarium sessions free of cinematic distractions, solely focusing on the celestial wonders above us. Test your skills on the ground with challenges from Laser Mazes to Slow Rolls, or even dressing for a Moonto Mars quest!
Saving the World at the Learning Centre, Bank of Thailand
From 8:00 am to 3:45 pm, become eco-warriors with the ‘Fin.Land GREEN SAVING… for the World’. Show off your talent and take a chance at winning amazing prizes. Don’t forget to indulge in scrumptious treats while you’re saving the planet!
Get Agricultural at Chaloem Phrakiat Museum
From 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, partake in an ‘agri-rally’, diving into over 20 hands-on learning experiences. Cultivate vegetables, connect with solar energy, or play at the market. Plus, meet young entrepreneurs and explore a plethora of nutritious offerings from our very own network of agriculturists.
Engage with Aum Atichart at Chulachomklao Fort
Experience the might of the Navy with special appearances by celebrity Aum Atichart from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. Witness the precision of honor guards and the rhythms of the Navy orchestra among various other awe-inspiring displays and participatory games.
Take Flight with the Royal Thai Air Force
Marvel at the impressive lineup of military might and air prowess at the Royal Thai Air Force Small Airport. Dream of the skies as you view aircraft and gear, with the anticipation of returning home with more than just memories but exciting gifts as well!
So, gather your loved ones and embark on an unforgettable journey through these fantastic destinations. Each meticulously curated to offer an enriching experience, blending education, culture, and exhilarating fun—a perfect celebration for our future’s luminaries. This National Children’s Day, let the adventure begin!