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Chan Kasem National Museum

Uthong Road, Ayutthaya, Thailand
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 20, 2017
“A mixed bag, but worth it”
Dec 22, 2017
“Mediocre museum. Run down.”
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Uthong Road, Ayutthaya, Thailand
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This should be a great museum in old royal palace buildings. However, exhibits and information is poor and the whole place seems run down. Ticket price is higher than other museums in Ayutthaya. If you want to see a Royal palace take a short train...More

Thank Tom S
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I loved the location of this old palace: facing the river and so ensuring a fresh breeze even on the hot day we visited. The buildings are interesting from an architectural point of view: a mixture of traditional Thai with clear European and Chinese influences....More

1  Thank Geert B
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

สวยงามทั้งสถาปัตยกรรม และโบราณวัตถุที่มีคุณค่าทางประวัติศาสตร์ โดยเฉพาะตู้พระธรรมสมัยอยุธยา not only the spectacular of architecture ,but priceless masterpiece antiques also ,the much to see

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Nipped in as I was passing and it's worth a visit if you have time to burn. A very tranquil place with grass outside and ac on the inside. Nb - grass for sitting on, not for smoking

1  Thank Kev D
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

There is not a lot to see here, but the buildings and grounds themselves are definitely worth a look. The front pavilion has some personal effects of King Rama IV and is a beautiful building to walk around. The other main building has some outstanding...More

2  Thank fadanothai
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Reviewed 24 December 2014 via mobile

This place been front palace for the crown prince belong with middle of Ayutthaya period by King Mahadhammaracha assignmented proposed to settle as fort for protection capital and been crown prince palace continuous until Myanmar defeat over around 18th century. Later King Rama IV of...More

1  Thank 948nuchk
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Reviewed 31 January 2013

After half a day of viewing the ruined city, it was a good contrast to visit the 19th Century palace of the King Monghut, the King, who employed Anna as tutor to his children. The whole site can be viewed from his observation tower. The...More

3  Thank Peter E
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