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11 Places in Asia of Disasters Caught

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Travelling in Asian countries might be found cultures and livings fun to experience, while many scientific things are mostly ignored. Weather forecast news is as worth following while the visit as methodological knowledge varying in each region. Get these museums in your list while travelling in Asia, because learning happens everywhere we know how to learn.

1. Hong Kong

Hong Kong Museum of History

100 Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel:      +852 2724 9042

Hours: Monday, Wednesday – Friday  10.00 – 18.00 hrs

Saturday, Sunday and public holidays  10.00 – 19.00 hrs

Close every Tuesday (except public holidays) and the first 2 days of Chinese New Year holidays

Admission: Permanent Exhibition – Free

Special Exhibition Gallery and first floor Main Lobby – HK$20

The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: “Longevity and Virtues: Birthday Celebrations of the Qing Emperors and Empress Dowagers” and “Hall of Mental Cultivation of The Palace Museum – Imperial Residence of Eight Emperors” exhibitions

Combined Standard Ticket HK$30

Under 4 years old free admission

2. Japan

The Ikebukuro Earthquake Museum

2-37-8-4F Nishi-ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo

Tel:      +81 3-3590-6565

Hours: Monday,Wednesday – Sunday 9.00 – 17.00 hrs

Close Tuesday and the 3rd Wednesday

Admission: Free

Kobe Earthquake Memorial Museum

1-5-2 Wakinohama Kaigandori, Chuo-kuKobe 651-0073, Hyogo

Tel:      +81 78-262-5050

Hours: Sunday – Thursday 9.30 – 17.30 hrs

Friday – Saturday                 9.30 – 19.00 hrs

(July – September until 18.00)

Close Monday (after Monday if Monday is a national holiday) December 31 and January 1

Admission: 600 yen

3. Taiwan

921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan

413, Taichung City, Wufeng District, Taiwan

Tel:      +886 4 2339 0906

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 9.00 – 17.00 hrs

Admission: Adult NT$50 (Free for under 6 years old and upper 65 years old)

 

4. Philippines

National Museum of the Philippines

Padre Burgos Ave, Ermita, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines

Tel:      +63 2 527 1215

Hours: Tuesdays – Sundays 10.00 – 17.00 hrs

Admission: Free

5. India

National Museum of Natural History, New Delhi

FICCI Building, Tansen Marg, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Tel:      +91 11 2331 4849

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10.00 – 18.00 hrs

Admission:  Free

6. Indonesia 

Aceh Tsunami Museum

Jalan Sultan Iskandar Muda No.3, Sukaramai, Baiturrahman, Kota Banda Aceh, Aceh, Indonesia

Tel:      +62 651 40774

Hours: Daily 9.00 -17.00 hrs

7. China

Wenchuan Earthquake Memorial Museum

Sichuan Province, China

Open public everyday

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8. Thailand

Meteorology museum

4353 Bangna, Bangna, Bangkok

Tel:      +66 2399 4568-74 – 6101

Hours: Monday – Friday 10.00 – 16.00 hrs

Admission: Free

The International Tsunami Museum and police boat

47/7 Moo 3, Khakkhuk, Takuapa, Phang-nga 

Tel:      +66 81 442 5660

Hours: Daily 9.00 – 21.00 hrs

Admission: Free

The Ban Nam Khem Tsunami Memorial Park

Moo 2, Bann Numkem, Bangmoung, Takua Pa, Phang Nga

Tel:      +66 84 628 8893

Hours: Daily 8.00 – 17.00 hrs

Admission: Free

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