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.
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).