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Palaces & Heritage Buildings in Bangkok
Bangkok City Pillar Shrine (San Lak Muang)
Location : Maha Chai Road

bangkok city pillar shrine
thai dance at city pillar

Located across the street from the eastern wall of Wat Phra Kaeo to the southeast of Sanam Luang, this shrine contains a wooden pillar erected by King Rama I in 1782 to represent the founding of the capital. The spirit of the pillar is considered the city's guardian deity to whom hundreds of Thai worshippers daily come to pay homage and offer prayers.

Thai classical dance performances are given many times daily from 08:30 until 15:30 hrs. (16:00 for Sunday).


Open Daily, 05.30-19.30 hrs.
Admission -
For taxi ศาลหลักเมืองกรุงเทพฯ ถนนมหาไชย สนามหลวง

Map : Rattanakosin Island

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Popular Tours around Bangkok

South & West of Bangkok
Sampran Riverside
Samphran Crocodile & Elephant Show
Thai Human Imagery Museum
Floating Market (Damnoen Saduak)
Amphawa Floating Market
Rom Hub Market (Folding Umbrella Mraket)
Samut Songkhram Homestay
King Rama II Memorial Park

River Kwai Bridge (Death Railway)


East of Bangkok
Samutprakan Crocodile Farm & Zoo
The Erawan Museum
Ancient City or Muang Boran


North of Bangkok
Bang Pa-in Palace
Ancient Ruins of Ayutthaya
Chokchai Farm Boutique Camping
Dream World