On March 9th 2011 at Phuket Provincial Hall, Somkiat Sangkhaosutthirak, a Vice Governor of Phuket, presided over the releasing ceremony of local leaders, residents, and students joining a trip to visit historical sites in the Thalang district.
This trip is an activity in the annual Thao Thepkrasatri-Thaosrisoonthorn Commemoration Festival held from March 5th-19th. The trip itself is held from March 8th-10th. Its aim is to make local leaders and youths understand more about Thalang’s history. There are many historical spots visited during the trip including Thalang National Museum, Phranangsang Temple, Baan Kanan Cultural Center, the residence of the two heroines of Thalang, the graveyard of Lady Masia the mother of the two heroines, Thalang victory field, and Muangkomarapat Temple.