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Ratchadamnern Klang Road, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Phra Nakhon
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Reviewed 23 May 2019

It is a symbol of the revolution of 1932 – a coup d’état that established the constitutional monarchy. We passed to several times during our stay in Bangkok. It is especially nice at night when it is illuminated.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 8 May 2019

If you are thinking of wandering around in areas nearby Khaosan Road, then don't miss to visit this place at night. It is also very close to Giant Swing, Both of these sights may seem very interested to people fond of night photography. It will...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 April 2019 via mobile

It’s a large monument in the center of a round about. It gets lit up at night so after dark is a great time to walk past it as well.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank paulesantos
Reviewed 2 April 2019

The monument shows four giant wings representing Thailand's armed forces: air, land, navy and police protecting a book (the constitution) carried by two offering bowls. It reflects the vision of Phibun, the military ruler at the time it was made in 1939. Note that on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 6 March 2019

Democracy Monument is constructed in a large round about. It is the symbol of Siamese Revolution in 1932 but commissioned in 1939. It is beautiful and is a great craftsmanship and construction. No one can go inside the round about as it is covered by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 25 February 2019

Ratchadamnern Road stretches from the Parliarment buildings to the Grand Palace area and is one of the buetiful boulevard in the city. The Democracy Monument is a symbol of Thai modern era of governing. A nice symbol and landmark for Thai but another monument for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 31 January 2019 via mobile

No need to plan to visit, maybe when you have a direction to Khao San Road then you can have look. Definitely important for history but not gem which must be seen

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Soko37
Reviewed 14 December 2018

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 22 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
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