Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Around Bangkok Sights

Chao Sam Phraya National Museum

  • Rotchana Rd. at Si San Phet Rd. Map It
  • Ayutthaya

Updated 03/08/2013

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. Among its many exhibits, including Buddhist sculpture from the Dvaravati, Lopburi, Ayutthayan, and U-Thong periods, is a jewel-encrusted sword with which one Ayutthaya prince killed his brother in an elephant-back duel.

Sight Information


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

Map It



Sight Details:

  • B150
  • Wed.–Sun. 9–4

Updated 03/08/2013


Map View

Map of

What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in Around Bangkok

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?




Don't Miss