Jim Thompson House, Bangkok, Thailand

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6 Kaseman Soi 2, Rama 1 Road

Bangkok, 10330 Thailand

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  • 2 mentions in Any food, activity and accommodation tips for Bangkok or Phuket ?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...I definitely second all the ideas above, especially Wat Pho, the Grand Palace and the Jim Thompson House. If you're up for something really weird, I'd go for an old department store called Nightingale-Olympic which is literally the strangest thing I think..." See More

    • Mario A.

      Mario A. said, "...a nice hotel near the BTS lines (particularly BTS Siam). It's easy access to cheap transport. Visit the Madame Tussauds Bangkok, Jim Thompson House and shop in the nearby malls for good deals on silks. Take the BTS to the riverbank and hop..." See More

  • 1 mention in Favorite cities in Thailand?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...As you probably know, you're allowed to climb it and the view from there is amazing. I'd also say that the Jim Thompson House was a real treat, too. He was the man who is generally credited with reviving the Thai silk trade...." See More

  • 1 mention in Must See/Must Do's in Thailand?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...getting to both via boat--must easier than trying to get through Bangkok traffic. I would also try to get to the Jim Thompson House which is beautiful--it's the home of the man who revived the silk business in Thailand which has been turned..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurants and beautiful things to see / do in Bangkok and Krabi, Thailand

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...most amazing sites I've ever seen in my life. I must have spent half an hour looking just at his feet. Jim Thompson House- this was the home of Jim Thompson who was basically responsible for reviving the silk trade in Thailand...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to find good Thai silk?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...everything there. Especially clothes and fabric! If you want to bring back silk items as gifts, another good spot is the Jim Thompson House. Very famous tourist attraction and you should check it out even if you're not planning to buy anything..." See More

  • 1 mention in Haven't been back to Thailand in over 15 years. What has changed?

    • Jennifer N.

      Jennifer N. said, "...you haven't seen it it's going to be a big surprise. It can get you to so many places -- the Jim Thompson House, the Siam Center, etc. It's incredibly convenient and easy to use!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is Thailand to touristy!

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...closely at my pictures I realized the ceramic covering the temple was definitely from old dishes and cups, so who knows? Jim Thompson House- this is basically the home of the man who is thought to be responsible for reviving the Thai..." See More

  • 1 mention in 14 days in Thailand, what not to miss?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...field but plan on taking a fair amount of time here as you'll want to really take in the whole temple. Jim Thompson House- This was one of my favorite places in all Bangkok--it's the former home of the man who was..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good restaurants and real experiences in Bangkok

    • Cristina S.

      Cristina S. said, "...night to fall on the city - lovely view of the entire city. 4 - for some quiet time visit the Jim Thompson House. 5 - Eat at Cabbages & Condoms I was no impressed by the MBK shopping mall or markets:..." See More

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