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This park was built in 1993. The project aimed to renovation of old buildings in an area where Her Royal Highness Princess Sri Nagarindra,the Princess Mother, used to reside during her childhood. In the park consisted of 2 exhibition halls dedicated to Her Royal HIghness the Princess Mother,telling about her life,activities and history of the Anongkharam temple community. In the inner garden,situated the full scale model house of Her Royal Highness the Princess Mother during her childhood in this community.The ouse decorated by reference from the book named "Mae Lao Hai Fang" means Mother told the story,written by Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra. Other interesting buildings are Sriphiphat Art Center,renovated from the kitchen of old mansion of Chao Phraya Sriphiphat Rattanarajakosathibodi who was the Director General of the Royal Cargo Department in King Rama V 's reign. Old housing units where servants lived were built in Chinese Architectural style. A sculpture of Great size depicted about the activities of the Princess Mother. Also in the park organizes many activities and projects such as occupation training,art,handicrafts,yoga practice,music in the park,..........
Admission fee: free
Open: Daily from 6.00 - 18.00 (park) / 9.00 - 16.00(museum)

Address: Soi Somdech Chao Phraya 3,Khlongsarn,BKK
Directions: By bus No: 6,42,43
By Chao Phraya Tourist Boat - drop at The Princess Mother Memorial Park Pier
Near Anongkharam Temple

othercontact: fax:024371853
Phone: 024377799,024390902
Website: http://www.princessmothermemorialpark.org

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  • Updated Dec 11, 2005
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