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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not easy to get to, lots of traffic going around the monument. Only got photos standing on a street corner. It's really beautiful and significant for the Thai people.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank madeleinbooth
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This monument looks quite impressive however it was recommended to us by the Concierge at the hotel & unsure why other than from a patriotic point of view. It’s a big monument on a very busy intersection so you can’t get too close, there are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SharonJT67
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

It's beautifully lit up at night. And important place from where you could take buses to airports and Talingchan floating market , The grand palace , War Pho etc.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dr2000kavi
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Near theGrand Palace and National Museum. Not worth stopping but you will probably see it from the taxi.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Stone throw from busy Khaosan road, this good looking monument, not opened for public, only accessible from outside, is to pay respect for abstract idea of democracy.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This imposing monument is in a busy roundabout near Khao San Road. It commemorates the 1932 Revolution that turned Thailand into a constitutional democracy. A nice photo stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

This large white monument is located on a roundabout on Ratchadamnoen Avenue. No direct access, you can only see from the road. The monument itself is nothing exceptional and I would not go there extra to see it, but if you are in the area,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 8 March 2018

There are so many impressive structures around the city but all devoid of greenery. The Democracy Monument has an excellent layout and the surroundings are alive with shrubs and grass. An impressive structure in the middle of some very busy traffic. a slow roll by...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed 24 February 2018

This impressive tall monument stands out conspicuously on a roundabout, not far from the Royal Palace, celebrating the change over from absolute monarchy to democracy around 80 years ago. Not easy to stop but a good photograph can be taken if you go slowly near...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank flyingdoc1
Reviewed 17 February 2018

If you go to the Grand Palace or Khaosan road you probably will not miss this monument. It is in the middle of the wide Democracy Road and although impressive not really worth a special visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
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