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Chao Sam Phraya National Museum

  • Rotchana Rd. Map It
  • Ayutthaya

Published 06/03/2016

Fodor's Review

This museum on spacious grounds in the center of the Old City was opened by the king and queen of Thailand in 1961. Its many exhibits include Buddhist sculpture from the Dvaravati, Lopburi, Ayutthayan, and U-Thong periods. Also on display is a jewel-encrusted sword with which one Ayutthayan prince killed his brother in an elephant-back duel.

Sight Information


Rotchana Rd., at Si San Phet Rd., Ayutthaya, 13000, Thailand

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Sight Details:

  • B150
  • Wed.–Sun. 9–4

Published 06/03/2016


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