Led by Dr. Kevin Hyde of Mae Feh Luang University in Chiang Rai, Thailand, a group of fungal experts and enthusiasts joined together a decade ago to set up the Mushroom Research Centre (MRC) in a forested area, north of the city of Chiang Mai in the northern Thailand.

The Mushroom Research Centre Facilities

  • Laboratory: fully equipped and state-of-the art - designed for fungal study
  • Library: an up to date mycological library
  • Lecture Hall: equipped with an audio visual facility
  • Student Accommodation: Chalets in the forest and rooms down by the lake
  • Restaurant: equipped with wifi internet, serving delicious food and a great place to relax

The Mushroom Research Centre Services

Stepping into the Centre, one will feel fungal ambience in everything, be it the building designs, wall architecture, pictures, furniture design, signs and even in the miniature key chains!

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the mycological fraternity and students of mycology.

Please contact us with your requirements.


Mushroom Research Centre Workshops

There are no workshops planned at this time


Do you want to study at MRC?

We welcome individuals and groups wishing to use the facilities at The Mushroom Research Center.

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