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Sanam Chandra Palace

Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
+66 34 900 190
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This "summer palace" termed the moon palace was begun by King Rama 5 but is most remembered from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JJ K
closed for renovation since Oct 1st 2017

We just came to Nakhon Pathom for the palace, but closed for renovation. Pity, established under... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
jobst56
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Hamburg, Germany
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“king rama vi” (7 reviews)
“costs baht” (2 reviews)
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Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
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+66 34 900 190
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This "summer palace" termed the moon palace was begun by King Rama 5 but is most remembered from Rama 6's residence. It is an interesting mix of Thai and Western architecture that has recently been restored by the adjacent Univ of Art and Culture. Along...More

Thank JJ K
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

We just came to Nakhon Pathom for the palace, but closed for renovation. Pity, established under Rama IV about 100 years ago, it must be quite beautiful. Next time.

3  Thank jobst56
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We visited last month with friend, we drive from Bangkok and arrived approx midday. We searched for some local, delicious restaurant for good lunch before starting a tour. We could drive into the palace area and parked at front of inner court where has guard...More

Thank Aphisavadh S
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Visited this with my kids during our Nakhom Pathom stay. They loved it and were wrapped with the access you were allowed through out. Remember to wear modest clothes and cover up.

Thank Jaytle
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is a first place that I traveled to when I went to this city! I really impressed this royal palaces very much❤️ you can see and learn our old culture right here. Don't miss this one!!!

Thank Paula_Longha
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Take a morning stroll of this beautiful palace grounds - meticulously kept and with the most interesting plantings and buildings for miles. Built by King Rama VI when he was still a prince, this is one of the best maintained places I've seen in Thailand....More

Thank Paul J
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on Sunday. The palace was not crowded. We paid 30 Bahts to get in. The dress code was enforced. They sold cloth to cover knees and shoulders. The palace was nice and clean. The park was well maintained. The Thai houses were nice....More

Thank BangkokSachse
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We had to come within a week of seeing the Grand Palace in Bangkok as this palace entrance fee was included in the Grand Palace ticket fee (500 baht), along with the palace near Ayutthaya. However, if you cannot make within the week or lose...More

Thank Samuel L
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Sanam Chandra Palace location is near from biggest Chedi. This place has big park and building combination Thai and Western architecture. I'm here you can see a lot of King Rama VI heritage.

Thank bromoeco
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The "palace" is actually a huge area of several "residences" of Rama VI, who ruled Siam from 1910 until his death in 1925. Rama VI, who was known for advocating "Thainess" and Thai nationalism, weathered criticism and coup plots from military elements that were impatient...More

2  Thank Raintree_Thailand
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