Samphran Elephant Ground and Zoo in Thailand

Samphran Elephant Ground and Zoo
Typezoo
Founded1985
First elephant1985
AddressPetkasem Road
PlaceSamphran
RegionNakhon Pathom Province
CountryThailand
Websitehttp://www.elephantshow.com/

On March 24, 1985 , Mr. Pichai Chaimongkoltrakul, officially opened the zoo to the public as a family playground and tourist destination, as well as a centre of orchid propagation and crocodile breeding. Mr. Pichai bought four unemployed elephants from Surin then trained, an elephant show complete with sound effects and narration was presented for the first time in Thailand.

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