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Suan Pakkad Palace Museum

352 - 354 Sri Ayudhya Rd | Rajathevi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
+66 2 245 4934
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Once the residence of Princess Chumbhot of Nagor Svarga, one of Thailand’s leading art collectors, this lovely complex contains five traditional Thai houses, each featuring a collection of historic items and works of art.
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352 - 354 Sri Ayudhya Rd | Rajathevi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
+66 2 245 4934
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

This is a small Museum comprised of several connecting old teak houses full of thousands of artifacts collected by the Prince and Princess of Thailand in the 1920s-1940s. It is worth seeing if you are a history or art buff. There are many unusual objects...More

1  Thank RudyPumpkin
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This was our 6th trip to Bangkok and we like to find something new to see. This was it for this trip and what a delightful find. Easy to reach off the sky train, just follow the signs. We did a guided tour and it...More

Thank chris g
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We didn't manage to see all that this attraction has to offer as it was an unseasonally hot day. It tired us somewhat so we enjoyed the air conditioned room showing early pottery and especially the discoveries at Ban Chiang (photo attached) in the north-east...More

Thank Nonglak L
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

As it was our second visit in bangkok we decided to visit other things than just the classics. And this place has been a very good suprise! It is green and quiet (an oasis as an other visitor said in his comments). The art collections...More

Thank Edith K
Reviewed 28 December 2015

It is a quiet and charming attraction set in the midst of urban buildings and busy traffic. You must ask to join a tour; there's interesting history and information about this home of a Thai nobility. Set aside about three hours for this attraction; two...More

1  Thank JerryKho
Reviewed 25 December 2015

This surprising and charming palace museum is nestle in between highrises and sky train. It is off the beaten track and is not inundated with tour buses. You can take your time visiting the eclectic museum , traditional buildiings and surroundings. Perhaps naming this site...More

Thank Della G
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

This small house museum is similar in concept to the Jim Thompson house. Established by a member of the Thai aristocracy it consists of a collection of tradition houses as well as ceramics situated in a garden very close to phaya Thai skytrain station. It...More

1  Thank stepheninasia
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

Its been said before but really a wonderful oasis in the midst of urban sprawl with trees, birds and even a monitor lizard! The collections are really varied and interesting. Definitely ask for a tour, lots of interesting facts and information like Suan Pakkad means...More

Thank arthurjunior
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Was staying around the corner from here and this museum came up on my tripadvisor as being nearby so I decided to visit. From Phaya Thai station it is literally a 5 minute walk. It was 100 baht to visit and I was given a...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 15 October 2015

the owner is and still a descendent of royal family, their house is typical thai style and a beautiful example of how the Thai Architecture can reveal . Exhibition area offer various artefacts that owner collect from ancient eras of Thailand. It is worth a...More

Thank Jira-Jett
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