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296/1 Moo 7, Sukhumvit Road | Bangpumai Subdistrict, Bangkok 10280, Thailand
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Ways to Experience Muangboran (Ancient City)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are in Bangkok for only a few days, Ancient City should certainly be on your list of places to help you understand Thai history. The extensive area has dozens of reproductions of the major sites of the past several hundred years of Thai...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mcneely2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I often rely on Trip Advisor community for advices on what I should do when coming in a new place. I have had luck so far until this one. I wished I spent more time to check not only the 5 star but also 1...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank VanNguyen_Hanoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scaled down reconstructions of many (70+) historic Thai buildings, all set in a wonderful peaceful location. Reasonable entry cost for the huge amount to see, we decided not to take bicycles or golf carts but to walk at our own pace around. This proved definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Included in your ticket price is the use of a bicycle but we rented the golf cart which was great. There are so many beautiful structures here. It is clean and pristine with many water gardens. Nature everywhere! Just lovely!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank beancounter73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must-see outdoor museum in Bangkok and you need to visit it. Located in Samut Prakan southeast of Bangkok.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bangkokways
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The site is not any original building. Nice place for biking around and taking it easy. I would say its pretty but some place are to fake. Still ok place. Hard to say IF i recommend this place or not. 700bath for forigner and 350...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fred K
Reviewed 8 November 2018

This very odd but enchanting place is a collection of Thai traditional buildings - reconstructed full scale or 2/3 scale, or moved from elsewhere to here, or reimagined by the person who created the site in authentic ways. (They give you a map that tells...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank John G
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We were taken here by our taxi driver that we used for the day to take us round various sites in Bangkok and was his suggestion to take us there. You could easily spend a day there as it covers a large area and has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Penny M
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We went here thinking it would be an actual ancient city. Unfortunately it’s more of a “walk down history lane” reproduction of various historical or notable structures and places. Having said that, it was still worthwhile and very interesting. The facility is laid out in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank saberus
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Love the entire place. I would recommended to visit this city on the weekday if you want to enjoy the architectural design without too many people .Weekend are more crowded but full with merchants at the floating market. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Tanawat P
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2 May 2018|
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Response from gordonj258 | Reviewed this property |
350b per hour for a 4 person buggy.
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Response from dereka66 | Reviewed this property |
The BTS line is being extended at the moment the nearest station is Samrong; later this year one can alight at a new bts station very near to the ancient city.