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Jim Thompson House Museum

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Valen
Valen
January 29, 2020
The Jim Thompson House, which is ranked as one of the most loved attractions in Bangkok city, stands as an historical architecture model while its small but distinct art collection serves as a museum. Jim Thompson was the American who created the silk industry in Thailand after WW II and he is…
Alice
Alice
September 26, 2019
The former home of an American named Jim Thompson who stated the Thai silk industry after World War II. There’s Thai style houses and collection of Asian Art and many unique displays Use BTS to Ratchathewi station and walk 8 mins
Natalie
Natalie
June 20, 2019
Silk museum and boutique store
Tawaree
Tawaree
November 22, 2019
The Jim Thompson House is a museum in central Bangkok, Thailand, housing the art collection of American businessman and architect Jim Thompson, the museum designer and former owner. Built-in 1959, the museum spans one rectangular rai of land. His small but splendid Asian art collection and his…
Fame
Fame
September 7, 2019
Museum + Thai fabric selling here :)

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Location
6 Rama I Rd
Khwaeng Wang Mai, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330
Pathum Wan
Phone+66 2 216 7368
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 6:00 PM
Credit cards
Yes
Outdoor seating
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