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   The Grand Palace and Wat Pra Kaeo is the
   city landmark on a huge compound. The whole
   area is surrounded by the big white wall.
   The Grand Palace has an area of about 1.5
   square kilometers and include the Royal
   Chapel, the Royal Collection of Weapons,
   the Coin Pavillion, and a small museum
   containing artifacts from the Grand Palace.


Boromabiman Building


The Outer Wall

              
       
The complex is open daily from 8.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m.
                          Proper dressing is required.


(Bangkoksite Photos taken lately on January 21, 2000).

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The grandest of the buildings is the triple-spired
building, the Chakri Maha Prasad, an impressive
mixture of Thai and Western architecture.


 The Dusit Group
    Pictures Gallery

See Also : Temple of the Emerald Buddha


   Other Palaces in Bangkok

   BlueDot.gif (59 bytes)  Vimanmek Palace
  
BlueDot.gif (59 bytes)  Suan Packard Palace

  See Map of Bangkok





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