Khum Chao Luang, Phrae

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  • June 28, 2017
    This place was home to the ruling, aristocratic family of Phrae. It is a monumental mansion which can be looked inside for free. It will give you a sense of how the Thai ruling classes lived around th...  more »
  • June 22, 2017
    Worth the Located in the city center, opposite the school, authored a jewel worth the ruler of the city spreading had been used as a stamp of the King. The reign of the 9 and the Queen can be visited for free, and there are lots of old photos, knowledge, study, and nearby attractions are also many other interesting lol.
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  • April 16, 2017
    This is my second visit to this house where is full of history of Thailand in the King Rama V time. This house was used for the reception and accommodation of the King Rama IX and his royal family man...  more »
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  • August 1, 2017
    A very nice museum about the history of the ruling family of Phrae. It is worth the visit and has most information in Thai and English.
  • January 15, 2017
    I would like to give a compliment to the staff that showed us around the mansion and explained the history of each room. We were very impressed by her courtesy and the knowledge she had. I really like this place.
  • April 7, 2017
    Khum Chao Luang was the old residence of the Governor of Phrae province. The teak wood mansion was built during King Rama V and has been converted into a museum.
  • January 9, 2017
    Expected more. It's simply a collection of plates, pots, and bedroom articles. Not impressive if you've been to other similar museums before
  • June 19, 2017
    beautiful ancient house with creditable histories

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There are a number of excellent budget-friendly to luxury options available in Phrae. Head near the bus station for a couple of well-equipped, slightly pricier hotels that offer cable TV, air-conditioning, and ensuite bathroom facilities. Alternatively, traveling backpackers on a budget flock to the heart of Phrae, where there are a number of rooms close to the night market. The accommodations here are spaced apart and require a lot of walking. Book your rooms ahead of time to avoid a lot of traveling back and forth.
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