Learning Resources

Insect Museum

Kasetsart University

The Kasetsart University Insect Museum is located at the Department of Entomology, Floor 2, Faculty of Agriculture. It exhibits insects from Thailand and other countries and provides informational resources to assist in research regarding the ecology of insects.

The Insect Museum collects and preserves samples of common insects to use as a basis for studies and research by taxonomists, KU students, or any person who seeks to learn about the many types of insects. The collection carefully explains the relationship of insects - some are beneficial, and some are harmful to humans and animals. The museum's purpose is to aid visitors to have a better understanding about the life of insects and how to effectively adapt that knowledge to everyday life.
View more information here

Address and contact information or general inquiries
To arrange a visit, please contact the museum in advance.

Tel: +66 2561 4882
To arrange a group visit,
please write a letter at least one week in advance to: Head of the Department of Entomology, Kasetsart University.

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:30-16:30
Closed Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
No entrance fees

Ant Museum

The first and only museum in the world focusing solely on ants.

Founded in 2001, the KU Ant Museums is located in the Winit Wanandon Building, Floor 2, Faculty of Forestry. In the front hall of the Ant Museum, there is a giant ant model created by Associate Professor Dr. Decha Wiwatwittaya (Ajarn Decha), who was passionate in telling the life story of ants. The museum's stories of about ants are told in four exhibition zones

  • The Wonders of Ants
  • The Bond between Ants
  • The Benefits of Ants
  • The Wonderful Life of Ants

The exhibition's stories unfolds the origin of ants, the anatomy of ants, the differences between ants and insects, the diet of ants, the long-time relationship between humankind and ants, ants and the environment, the mutualism of ants and plants, and ants and their Ant relationships to other animals. The Ant Museum presents fascinating information about the many different breeds of ants. Visitors who seek to know about ants can take a closer look by using one of the ants magnifying glasses.
View more information here

Address and contact information

Winit Wanandon Building, Floor 2, Department of Forest Biology, Faculty of Forestry, Kasetsart University, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel : +66 93759 6491

Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00-16:00
(Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays)
To arrange a visit, please contact the museum officer in advance.

No entrance fee

Kasetsart University Museum of Fisheries

 

Kasetsart University Museum of Fisheries conserves many types of marine creatures, aquatic animals, different fish species, and various algae. The museum large also exhibits traditional fishing equipment. The building is itself located at the center of a pond. Inside is a large hall, in which a large portion of the area is allocated to a wide variety of marine creatures used for research and referencing purposes. Another area of the museum exhibits medium to large-sized aquatic animals; most are stuffed or displayed in skeletal forms. Each display in the exhibition has information about the creature, along with a photo showing it in living form. The information provided includes the creature's scientific name and description of its general appearance or distinctive features, with commentary about its habitat and food sources.

Address and contact information

Faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University, Bangkhen Campus, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel: +66 2942 8364   Fax: +66 2942 8364
Website: http://www.fish.ku.ac.th
View more information here

Hours:

Monday-Friday
8:30-16:30

No entrance fees

Transportation Suggestions

Bus Number 26, 29, 34, 39, 59, 503, 524, 114, 522

Bee Learning Center

The Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kasetsart University

in partnership with Bayer Thai Co., Ltd. and Bayer AG, Germany, created the Bee Learning Center at Kasetsart University, which is the first such center in Asia dedicated to bees. The Bee Learning Center provides information about the importance of bees in maintaining a balanced, sustainable existence for society. The Center has activities and informational resources appropriate for people of all ages which educate visitors about various aspects of bees, revolving around the bee's important role as plant pollinator. Conservation efforts dedicated to protecting bees is directly linked to maintaining the ecosystem needed to ensure sustainable agriculture and safe, high quality food sources. The Center has built a collaborative network of the many researchers, institutes, and commercial enterprises, in Thailand and abroad that are doing research or working directly with bees.

Location

Bee Learning Center, Kasetsart University Located near the Entomology Research Building, near Vibhavadi Rangsit Road. Gate entering campus(at the back of Rapee Sagarik Orchid Garden), Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900.

Hours

Monday-Friday 9:00-16:00 Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์For more information about
Bee Learning Center
visit the Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kasetsart University website.

Facebook : Bee learning

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

Veterinary
Anatomy Museum

The Veterinary Anatomy Museum was created to assist in teaching veterinary anatomy to students enrolled in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, the Graduate School, or related fields of study. The museum is open to other students, academic colleagues, and the general public. The museum's exhibitions and collection occupy a space of approximately 300 square meters.

For more details or to visit

The Veterinary Anatomy Museum is located on the Ground Floor of the Learning and Operation Building #4, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kasetsart University, Bangkhen Campus, (near the National Research Council of Thailand), Phahon Yothin Road.

The Zoological Museum Kasetsart University (ZMKU)

Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University

The Zoological Museum of Kasetsart University, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, was established in 1966. This museum functions as a resource for studies and research by students, academic colleagues, and the general public. The museum's exhibitions include a wide variety of animal Invertebrates, small and large vertebrates, and a bird exhibition area. Annually, the museum puts together a special exhibition. It also has a souvenir shop.
The Zoological Museum of Kasetsart University website:   http://zmku.sci.ku.ac.th 
or or View more information here
Facebook : Zoological Museum, Kasetsart University
Hours
Daily 8:30-16:30 (Closed Holidays

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

For information or visit
Department of Zoology Building, Floor 1, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, Phahon Yothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900 Tel: +66 2562 5555 ext. 647803

 

Museum of Rice

The Rice Science and Technology Centre, Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture

established the Museum of Rice to educate students, academic colleagues, or the general public about rice and rice farming in Thailand. The museum and its activities introduce visitors to the historic origin of Thai rice farming, and the beliefs, traditions, and culture that evolved around rice. Visitors may observe demonstrations of thrashing using traditional wooden mortar and winnow, and milling with a rice milling machine. It is possible to arrange a visit and to learn about the various research being conducted on rice crops and rice processing, conducted by students enrolled in Kasetsart University Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture. The fundamental objective of the Museum of Rice is to widely spread accurate educational information about rice, and to foster greater understanding and appreciation for rice and the life of a rice farmer.

Address and telephone:

Rice Greenhouse Lab (2nd Building), Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture
Tel: +66 2579 3130 / 1326-7 ext. 125
Website : corsat.agr.ku.ac.th
Email : agrtns@ku.ac.th

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

Kasetsart University Archives

Kasetsart University Archives houses documents, photos, and artifacts related to the history and development of Kasetsart University. The materials serve as research resources to students, academic colleagues, and general public who wish to study the history of the university. The carefully preserved collection provides a wealth of information detailing the biographies and contributions of the Three Founders of Kasetsart University, biographies of other people who participated in the creation and growth of the university, along with information and materials depicting the life style and activities of students enrolled during the earliest years of Kasetsart University.

Address and contact information

Debaratana Vidhayachote Building, Kasetsart University Library, Floor 4, 50 Ngamwongwan Road, Ladyao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel:strong> +66 2942 8616 ext. 426 430
Email:strong> archives@ku.ac.th
Website http://archives.lib.ku.ac.th/index.php

Insect Museum

Kasetsart University

The Kasetsart University Insect Museum is located at the Department of Entomology, Floor 2, Faculty of Agriculture. It exhibits insects from Thailand and other countries and provides informational resources to assist in research regarding the ecology of insects.

The Insect Museum collects and preserves samples of common insects to use as a basis for studies and research by taxonomists, KU students, or any person who seeks to learn about the many types of insects. The collection carefully explains the relationship of insects - some are beneficial, and some are harmful to humans and animals. The museum's purpose is to aid visitors to have a better understanding about the life of insects and how to effectively adapt that knowledge to everyday life.
View more information here

Address and contact information or general inquiries
To arrange a visit, please contact the museum in advance.

Tel: +66 2561 4882
To arrange a group visit, please write a letter at least one week in advance to: Head of the Department of Entomology, Kasetsart University.

Hours:

Monday-Friday 8:30-16:30
Closed Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
No entrance fees

Ant Museum

The first and only museum in the world focusing solely on ants.

Founded in 2001, the KU Ant Museums is located in the Winit Wanandon Building, Floor 2, Faculty of Forestry. In the front hall of the Ant Museum, there is a giant ant model created by Associate Professor Dr. Decha Wiwatwittaya (Ajarn Decha), who was passionate in telling the life story of ants. The museum's stories about ants are told in four exhibition zones:

  • The Wonders of Ants
  • The Bond between Ants
  • The Benefits of Ants
  • The Wonderful Life of Ants

The Wonderful Life of Ants The exhibition's stories unfolds the origin of ants, the anatomy of ants, the differences between ants and insects, the diet of ants, the long-time relationship between humankind and ants, ants and the environment, the mutualism of ants and plants, and ants and their Ant relationships to other animals. The Museum presents fascinating information about the many different breeds of ants. Visitors who seek to know abouts can take a closer look by using one of the ants magnifying glasses.
View more information here

Address and contact information

Winit Wanandon Building, Floor 2, Department of Forest Biology, Faculty of Forestry, Kasetsart University, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900

Hours:
Monday-Friday 9:00-16:00
(Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays)
To arrange a visit, please contact the museum officer in advance.

No entrance fees

Kasetsart University Museum of Fisheries

 

Kasetsart University Museum of Fisheries conserves many types of marine creatures, aquatic animals, different fish species, and various algae. The museum large also exhibits traditional fishing equipment. The building is itself located at the center of a pond. Inside is a large hall, in which a large portion of the area is allocated to a wide variety of marine creatures used for research and referencing purposes.
Another area of the museum exhibits medium to large-sized aquatic animals; most are stuffed or displayed in skeletal forms. Each display in the exhibition has information about the creature, along with a photo showing it in living form. The information provided includes the creature's scientific name and description of its general appearance or distinctive features, with commentary about its habitat and food sources.

Address and contact information

Faculty of Fisheries, Kasetsart University, Bangkhen Campus, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel : +66 2942 8364   Fax : +66 2942 8364
Website : http://www.fish.ku.ac.th
View more information here

Hours:

Monday-Friday
8:30-16:30

No entrance fees

Transportation Suggestions

Bus Number 26, 29, 34, 39, 59, 503, 524, 114, 522

Bee Learning Center

The Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kasetsart University

in partnership with Bayer Thai Co., Ltd. and Bayer AG, Germany, created the Bee Learning Center at Kasetsart University, which is the first such center in Asia dedicated to bees. The Bee Learning Center provides information about the importance of bees in maintaining a balanced, sustainable existence for society. The Center has activities and informational resources appropriate for people of all ages which educate visitors about various aspects of bees, revolving around the bee's important role as plant pollinator. Conservation efforts dedicated to protecting bees is directly linked to maintaining the ecosystem needed to ensure sustainable agriculture and safe, high quality food sources. The Center has built a collaborative network of the many researchers, institutes, and commercial enterprises, in Thailand and abroad that are doing research or working directly with bees.

Location

Bee Learning Center, Kasetsart University Located near the Entomology Research Building, near Vibhavadi Rangsit Road. Gate entering campus (at the back of Rapee Sagarik Orchid Garden), Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900.


Informational Inquiries
Tel: +66 2942 8350 Fax: +66 2561 4882
To arrange a visit, please contact the Bee Center in advance To arrange a group visit, please write a letter at least one week in advance to: Head of the Department of Entomology

 

Hours
Monday-Friday 9:00-16:00
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์For more information about
Bee Learning Center
visit the Department of Entomology, Faculty of Agriculture, Kasetsart University website.

Facebook : Bee learning

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

Veterinary Anatomy Museum

The Veterinary Anatomy Museum was created to assist in teaching veterinary anatomy to students enrolled in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, the Graduate School, or related fields of study. The museum is open to other students, academic colleagues, and the general public. The museum's exhibitions and collection occupy a space of approximately 300 square meters.

For more details or to visit

The Veterinary Anatomy Museum is located on the Ground Floor of the Learning and Operation Building #4, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kasetsart University, Bangkhen Campus (near the National Research Council of Thailand), Phahon Yothin Road.

The Zoological Museum Kasetsart University (ZMKU)

Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University

The Zoological Museum of Kasetsart University, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, was established in 1966. This museum functions as a resource for studies and research by students, academic colleagues, and the general public. The museum's exhibitions include a wide variety of animal Invertebrates, small and large vertebrates, and a bird exhibition area. Annually, the museum puts together a special exhibition. It also has a souvenir shop.
The Zoological Museum of Kasetsart University website :  http://zmku.sci.ku.ac.th 
or View more information here 
Facebook : Zoological Museum, Kasetsart University
Hours:
Daily 8:30-16:30 (Closed Holidays)

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

For information or visit
Department of Zoology Building, Floor 1, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, Phahon Yothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel: +66 2562 5555 ext. 647803
 

Museum of Rice

The Rice Science and Technology Centre, Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture

established the Museum of Rice to educate students, academic colleagues, or the general public about rice and rice farming in Thailand. The museum and its activities introduce visitors to the historic origin of Thai rice farming, and the beliefs, traditions, and culture that evolved around rice. Visitors may observe demonstrations of thrashing using traditional wooden mortar and winnow, and milling with a rice milling machine. It is possible to arrange a visit and to learn about the various research being conducted on rice crops and rice processing, conducted by students enrolled in Kasetsart University Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture. The fundamental objective of the Museum of Rice is to widely spread accurate educational information about rice, and to foster greater understanding and appreciation for rice and the life of a rice farmer.

Address and telephone:

Rice Greenhouse Lab (2nd Building), Department of Agronomy, Faculty of Agriculture
Tel: +66 2579 3130 / Internal Tel: 1326-7 ext. 125
Website : corsat.agr.ku.ac.th
Email : agrtns@ku.ac.th

Kasetsart University - มหาวิทยาลัยเกษตรศาสตร์

Kasetsart University Archives

Kasetsart University Archives houses documents, photos, and artifacts related to the history and development of Kasetsart University. The materials serve as research resources to students, academic colleagues, and general public who wish to study the history of the university. The carefully preserved collection provides a wealth of information detailing the biographies and contributions of the Three Founders of Kasetsart University, biographies of other people who participated in the creation and growth of the university, along with information and materials depicting the life style and activities of students enrolled during the earliest years of Kasetsart University.

Address and contact information

Debaratana Vidhayachote Building, Kasetsart University Library, Floor 4, 50 Ngamwongwan Road, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900
Tel: +66 2942 8616 ext. 426-430
Email: archives@ku.ac.th
Website: http://archives.lib.ku.ac.th/index.php