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Royal Palace Museum

Haw kham, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 212 068
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Displays of the opulence of pre-Communist Laos.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“throne room” (66 reviews)
“royal cars” (47 reviews)
“king and queen” (31 reviews)
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Haw kham, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 212 068
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Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Interesting, and a reflection of the small size and relative wealth of Laos. Good quality artefacts set in a palace which is more like a large family house. Allow an hour, unless a real seeker after knowledge.

Thank how7Mar
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Really worth the admission fee. You get great insight into Lao history and the Royal family. Honestly all these things are offered as tour packages... Don't waste your money as you can walk to all the attractions in Luang Prabang in an afternoon.

Thank larkanw
Reviewed 24 May 2016

If you have free time to attend here, please do so. Lot of people here. You will see the ancient things of LAO in this place.

Thank konmink25
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is not a spectacular, gold-encrusted palace but worth the visit for the throne room's glass relief murals and the surprise of the simple bedrooms of the former king and queen. You'd expect something more ... royal. But the bedrooms are furnished with an almost...More

Thank christina s
Reviewed 18 May 2016

History of the palace and the royal family. My favorite was about the Prince told by a series of wall paintings. Not for everyone. This place is a museum full of relics, artifacts, royal regalia from the king and queen. More for those who want...More

Thank Jess C
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this museum and felt that it was a little run down and not very informative. It has interesting historical artefacts from the royal family but limited historical information. The main building was well kept but the grounds were not very well looked after....More

Thank Brendan P
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Same as its name. This palace/museum is mainly about the royal family of Laos from 18-20th century. It's a nice structure, good arranged building. If you visit this palace in the morning, be noted that it will close around 11am. After that, even if you...More

1  Thank Thi N
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Do yourself a favour and visit this wonderfully preserved palace. Best rainy day activity in central LP.

Thank Hudson621
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

It passed an hour or so but would benefit from audio guides and an explanation of what happened to the royal family. The watt and gardens are lovely and well maintained.

1  Thank Gollumcouple
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

A must place when you visit Luang Prabang. To learn its past to understand its presence. Please be aware that the museum close in noon.

Thank Sari S
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