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The National Gallery Bangkok

4 Chao Fa Rd., Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 281 2224
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The museum had an art contest during the time I visited. It displayed the excellent artwork submission and they are all quite a sight to see. My tour of the place is quite quick since its not a very large museum but overall its a...More

Thank Regina1214
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

It was lovely spending an afternoon at this little Gallery. My favorite part was the visiting artists in the back of the building. Thadon Theekachorn had a wonderful exhibition of Highly colorful and original paintings. He was there in person and showed us around some...More

Thank Ryan C
Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you're already in the area, then the National Gallery Bangkok is okay for a quick look-see. The inside is fairly small, as far as art galleries generally go - personally I found the building it was housed in more interesting that most of the...More

Thank Andrew_Alin
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Worth a visit as it was free at the time but the location didn’t really inspire me too much. I knew from reports not to expect much but as it was close to my hostel and it was free as a celebration of the King’s...More

1  Thank TheRealInsight
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had a lovely visit to the National Gallery. Though on the small side (and probably not worth planning your day around), it's well worth popping in and having a walk through if you're in the area, especially if you love art and history (or...More

Thank Ksara1865
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you are at the Bangkok National Museum, it is worth a short excursion across the road to the National Gallery, but I wouldn't make a special trip across town to see it. The gallery is housed in a grand old building that used to...More

Thank rory77
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Maybe the grates thing is that enterace is totally free. Because of that you could think that place is grounded as hell. But it wasent. I visited in the midle of afternoon, spended there an hour or so and came by just about 15 other...More

1  Thank 666Marianne
Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is a wonderful venue with a main exhibit hall containing an impressive collection of sculptures and fine artwork from Thailands past. There are several others buildings on the grounds which one can visit exhibiting royal barges, litters, and other interesting royal accoutrements. Also on...More

Thank joe20162015
Reviewed 23 February 2016

The gallery itself is in desperate need of refurbishing. Having said that, there were three solo shows in black and white of Thai emerging artists which each excellent. It was great to see that they had this opportunity to exhibit each in a large hall....More

1  Thank BikeIsrael
Reviewed 1 January 2016

The curators are trying to do the best the can with gallery space which was formerly the national mint. The highlights are works by local artists and students. The bronze sculptures, in particular, were quite unique.

1  Thank wr11
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the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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