"Phra Mondob (The Scripture Hall)" Grand Palace Tip by nicolaitan

Grand Palace, Bangkok: 313 reviews and 618 photos


The Scripture Hall was constructed during the reign of King Rama III. Within is a smaller building built by Rama I to house the a library on the teachings of Buddha. Preserving the works of Buddha is an important component of faith. The most striking feature of this building is the roof, which is covered with multi-colored Chinese ceramic bowls.

Address: Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier
Directions: next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex
Phone: +66 2 623 5500 ext 3100
Website: http://www.palaces.thai.net/vt/vtgp/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jan 14, 2006
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