TK Regional Prototype

 

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Partner organization : Yala City Municipality

History : Thailand Knowledge Park Yala (TK park Yala) is the first regional TK park in the country. It was born out of a collaboration between Thailand Knowledge Park (TK park) and Yala City Municipality. It is aimed to be an open public space for people from diverse cultural backgrounds to exchange knowledge, learn to live together and contribute in creating a learning community in the Deep South.

TK park Yala is a part of the project honoring the 60th anniversary of King Bhumibol's accession to the throne. On February 6, 2007, HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn presided over the opening of the park, bringing gratefulness to all Yala residents.

TK park Yala is situated at a strategic location inside Yala City Municipality Youth Center in the heart of the town. It is an area that is easy to access, safe and regularly shared by both Buddhist and Muslim residents.

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Basic information

Date of official opening : February 6, 2007

Size : 3,500 square meters

Address : The 60th anniversary of King Bhumibol's Accession to the Throne Sport Science Center, Yala City Municipality Youth Center, Sookyang Road, Sateng Subdistrict, Mueang District, Yala Province 95000

Opening hours : 9 am-7.30 pm on Tuesday-Sunday , Closed on Monday

New membership fee :

  • Age below 25 and above 60: 50 baht
  • Age 25-59: 100 baht
  • Foreigner: 200 baht
  •  Monks, people with disabilities and disadvantaged individuals are exempted from the fee

Membership renewal fee :

  • Age below 25 and above 60: 50 baht
  • Age 25-59: 50 baht
  • Foreigner: 200 baht

Borrowing and Returning : Members can borrow 6 books for 7 days at a time

Deposits :

  • Thai books 200 baht/ item
  • Foreign language books 500 baht/ item
  • Foreigner required to pay 2,000 baht deposit

Overdue fees :

  • Thai books 10 baht/ item/ day
  • Foreign language books 20 baht/ item/ day
  • In the case of lost or damaged library material, borrowers are liable for charges according to the actual cost of the item plus 100 baht fee.

Other services:

  • Free WIFI

Phone Number: 073-223-622-3, 081-738-8593

Website: www.tkparkyala.com

Facebook : @tkparkyala1

E-mail : tkparkyala@gmail.com