Democracy Monument

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  • Address: Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, Phra Nakhon District,Bangkok, Wat Bowon Niwet, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +66-22257612
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Monument, Family And Kids, Architecture

The Democracy monument is always open to the public. It is located in the centre of Bangkok. The monument becomes the focal point of the grand European style boulevard. Democracy monument designed by a Thai architect, conveys to you the culture and tradition of the Thai people. It is a symbol of end of absolute monarchy in Thailand. The monument displays four curved columns that signify freedom and rights for people of Thailand. To the people of Thailand, the place has a deeply emotional significance and will be a treat for the culture seeker.

  • Parking space is available.
  • No need to follow the dress code.
  • Don't miss out on all the important points inside the monument.

  • Democracy monument bus stop
  • Ferry: Klorng boat to Phanfa Leelard Pier

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  • Democracy Monument Address: Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, Phra Nakhon District,Bangkok, Wat Bowon Niwet, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Democracy Monument Contact Number: +66-22257612
  • Democracy Monument Timing: 24-hrs
  • Democracy Monument Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Democracy Monument(preferred time): 09:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Democracy Monument: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 26.18% of people who visit Bangkok include Democracy Monument in their plan

  • 49.02% of people start their Democracy Monument visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Democracy Monument

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

87.5% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Democracy Monument

People normally club together Royal Barges Museum and Memorial Bridge while planning their visit to Democracy Monument.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • This monument built in 1940 to honour the establishment of a constitutional monarchy is located in the centre of Bangkok. Democracy monument reflects the modern political history of Thailand and is a symbol of the dark phase of Thailand when it was commissioned in 1930. There is a lot of symbolism involved here, i.e., four wings represent the four branches of the Thai armed forces that carried out the coup. To understand the historical and political landscape of Thailand, this is a must among the places to visit in Thailand.

  • This monument can be the good landmark to know where you are when walking around that area. There are 2 famous monuments in BKK and don't be confused as both are called "Anusawary(monument) in Thai language.

  • Several minute walk from khaosan. Amazing lighting can be seen at night.

  • it is a monument and also a busy round about with vehicles. but at night this place is very beautiful because it is illuminated with colorful lights.

  • This place is stunning and close to McDonald's too, double score for the wary traveller!

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