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Wat Ratchabophit

Wat Ratchabophit

Categories: Local Destinations > Temples & Other Religious Sites

Address: Ratchabophit Rd., Wat Ratchabophit, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200 Thailand See map

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The Wat Ratchabophit is a temple built in the reign of King Rama V in 1869. There is a large chedi housing a Lop Buri-style Buddha image. The temple exterior is Thai while the interiors are European. Many of the buildings within the temple have a Gothic feel. The doors, windows and internal beams are decorated with gold leaf and small mirrors.

  • Open days

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • Service hours

    08:00 to 17:00

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Map

  • Address

    Ratchabophit Rd., Wat Ratchabophit, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200 Thailand

  • Phone number

    +66 (0) 2222 3930 +66 (0) 2221 0904 

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