Jim Thomson House Museum is silk museum which locate at the centre of Bangkok. Jim Thomson is American people who came to Thailand since 1950 and beloved in Thai silk. He brought our silk to show in Europe and very popular for the foreigner.
When he came back to Thailand, he make Thai silk business and quite success in this matter. He colleted a lot of ancient items and show in this museum.
One day, he travelled around Borneo island and some parts of Malaysia and disappeared in the jungle. Nowadays his niece is continue this business.
In this museum, they showing how to bring cocoon to boil and make a fabric. Inside the museum, they have museum tourist guide to lead you each round 35 mins. They have English, French, Chinese and Japanese version as well. They are not allowed you to take a picture inside.
If you want to go to Jim Thomson House Museum, please this Thai sentense to the driver; ต้องการไปจิมทอมสันเฮ้าส์มิวเซียม ตรงข้ามสนามกีฬาปทุมวัน