Events in Thailand
Ongoing: March 2017
The 45th National Book Fair & Bangkok International Book Fair 2017 – March 29 till April 9
The 45th National Book Fair is back once again which runs parallel with the 15th Bangkok International Book Fair Exhibition on the subject “Books for Remembrance of Funeral: Cultural Heritage of the Nation” with over 430 publishers and 947 activity booths for bookworms to enjoy. This year Finland is the guest of honour as it celebrates a centenary of independence.
Venue: Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre, MRT Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre
World Food Expo 2017 at Central World - March 23rd - April 9th
Food lovers and enthusiasts should not miss the upcoming World Food Expo, organised on the grounds of Central World by National Food Institute under the Ministry of Industry and the Central Group. Be prepared to open your taste buds and get a chance to taste from the forgotten ancient Thai delicacies to fusion and international cuisine, also from food trucks, restaurants and Thai food companies participating in this event.
Venue: Central World, BTS Chidlom
Tom Yum Koong Studies: Lessons (Un)Learned - Till July 7th
An on-going exhibition on the Financial Crisis of 1997, known in Thailand as Tom Yum Koong Financial Crisis was inaugurated on March 6th at Museum Siam in order to promote an understanding of the transformation in the Thai society brought about by the crisis which have left a long lasting effect on the country. The exhibition brings a 'back to school' style of presentation showcasing classrooms and parts of schools for visitors to not only learn about the Tom Yum Koong Financial Crisis but also enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere in the exhibition.
Timing - 10.00 - 18.00 (closed on Monday)
Venue: Museum Siam, Grand Palace, Phra Nakhorn district, Bangkok
Source: Museum Siam