Enjoy a fantastic time of art, inspiration and education with local Chiang Mai artisans at Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park. From one of their many workshop bungalows you can create recycled POOPOOPAPER sheet made from elephant poo. Come and create your own artistic, eco-friendly masterpiece on a handmade sheet of paper made from elephant poo! Making handmade paper out of elephant poop fibres is an experience not to be forgotten. Not to worry, there’s no stinky smell and there are great photo opportunities!
Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park is an eco-friendly, outdoor museum park, built with natural materials, that introduces and explains the unique steps involved in the making of paper products from elephant poop fibres. The interactive walking tour through their lush gardens takes visitors through eight different pavilions explaining each stage of the process from poo collection to rinsing to final product assembly. One of these pavilions is home to their new paper making activity where you can choose from their many food colouring bases and flower collections to create your very own eco-friendly Chiang Mai souvenir.
In addition to being eco-friendly, the park is also kid friendly! Children can run around safely in the large garden and enjoy an exciting time at the hands-on decoration pavilion. This pavilion has plenty of POOPOOPAPER products to choose from which visitors can decorate with many embellishments assisted by friendly staff.
Whether you have 45 minutes or 3 hours, you can enjoy a memorable adventure and a tour full of fun and laughter at Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park. With signage in English, Thai and Chinese, visitors will also learn about the history of traditional paper-making and how it spread throughout Asia, Europe and the rest of the world. Visitors can also relax in the park’s creative Adobe Cafe with a menu of healthy and yummy snacks and refreshments including their POOPOO Chip cookies!
The Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park gift shop, also known as “The Poo-tique”, is the most incredible souvenir and gift shop dedicated to their handmade and recycled eco-friendly gifts made from poo! There are also many other sustainable, fair trade, handmade and local products. Visitors are certain to find a distinctive and unique gift to take or send home.
So, roll up your sleeves, pull up a “stool” and join together with the talented artisans and guides at Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park. Participate in the fun and head-turning process of paper making made from elephant poo at Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park!
Elephant POOPOOPAPER Park
87 Moo 10, Tambon Mae Ram, Amphoe Mae Rim, Chiang Mai.
Tel. 053-299 565, 081-882 6640