Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Bangkok

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Bangkok is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Bangkok a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Bangkok.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Bangkok:

  1. Wat Pho Reclining Buddha

    #1 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Pho Reclining Buddha

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue

    Address: 2 Sanamchai Road, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand 10200, Thailand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Wat Pho, known as the Temple of Reclining Buddha is located behind the spectacular Temple of Emerald Buddha. Wat Pho is regarded as the largest temple in Bangkok tourist attractions. The temple i...Read more

  2. Grand Palace

    #2 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Grand Palace

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Landmark, Walking Area

    Address: Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 03:30 pm Details

    Both Wat Phra Kaew and Grand Palace are located in the same complex so you can combine your visit to the Grand Palace with that of the temple. The designs of Grand Palace are more of European style un...Read more

  3. Wat Phra Kaew

    #3 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Phra Kaew

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue, Leisure

    Address: Na Phra Lan Road, Phra Borom Maha Rajawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand (Old City)

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Bangkok is said to be the land of temples. Wat Phra Kaew is regarded as one of the most sacred temples of Bangkok which hosts Bangkok tourism. The temple is located in the centre of Bangkok attracting...Read more

  4. Bangkok Wat Arun

    #4 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Bangkok Wat Arun

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Landmark, River

    Address: Wang Doem, Bangkok Yai, Bangkok, Thailand

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Wat Arun is regarded as the third point in the holy trinity in the city of Bangkok. This temple in Thailand is a royal palace and is home to the Emerald Buddha. You will find many cross river ferries ...Read more

  5. Jim Thompson House

    #5 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Jim Thompson House

    Tags: Art And Culture

    Address: 6 Soi Kasemsan 2, Rama 1 Rd, Bangkok 10110, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Thai silk industry owes a lot to an American man who was called Jim Thompson. After offering his services to military and also to the tourism and hotel industry, he turned to silks and took the de...Read more

  6. Wat Traimit

    #6 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Traimit

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Wat Traimit, Thanon Mittaphap Thai-China, Talat Noi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Temple of the Golden Buddha locally known as Wat Traimit features the largest Buddha idol in the world which is gold in appearance. The idol is five meters tall and weighs five and a half tons. In...Read more

  7. Wat Saket

    #7 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Saket

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, View Point

    Address: 344 Ban Bat, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok 10100, Thailand

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A climb through 300 steps and you get to the gorgeous Golden Mount. The temple is of course beautiful in itself, and as it is at an altitude, it exhibits breathtaking views of the entire city of Bangk...Read more

  8. State Tower

    #8 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    State Tower

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Restaurant, Tower

    Address: Silom Rd, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand

    Timings: 12:00 am - 01:00 am Details

    Located on Silom Road in the business district of BangRak, Sate Tower is said to be the third tallest sky scraper in Bangkok. Interestingly the building houses apartments as well as offices making it ...Read more

  9. Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

    #9 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

    Tags: Museum, Statue, Arts And Crafts, Hall

    Address: U-Thong Nai Road, Bangkok, Thailand

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    You cannot leave Bangkok without visiting the Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall. The museum cum royal convention hall features a wide collection of paintings, statues, artistic work in gold and silver, and ...Read more

  10. Museum Of Contemporary Art

    #10 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Museum Of Contemporary Art

    Tags: Museum, Arts And Crafts, Specialty Museum

    Address: Chatuchak, Bangkok, Thailand

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This beautiful museum features a collection of arts, woods, paints, structures and more. The mono color tone on the walls of the museum, with these colorful exhibits gives the MOCA an appealing appear...Read more

  11. Wat Benchamabophit

    #11 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Benchamabophit

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Statue, Architecture

    Address: 69 Sydney Road, Bangkok, Dusit 10300, Thailand

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Referred to as the marble temple in common books and information sources, Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple) displays the marvels of architecture along with an idol of Buddha. The interiors are de...Read more

  12. Wat Suthat

    #12 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Wat Suthat

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Bamrung Mueang Road, Wat Rat Baphit, Khet Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, 10200, Thailand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Wat Suthat is one of the largest and oldest temples in the city of Bangkok. The holy shrine was built during the 19th century. The temple features a large red frame of a giant swing which was once use...Read more

  13. Vimanmek Palace

    #13 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Vimanmek Palace

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Landmark, Palace

    Address: 16 Rajvithi Rd, Bangkok 10300, Thailand

    Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Vimanmek Mansion is a royal Palace in the city of Bangkok. It is also termed as Vimanmek Palace. The mansion is located in the Dusit Palace complex in the Dusit district. One important rule as a visit...Read more

  14. Democracy Monument

    #14 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Democracy Monument

    Tags: Art And Culture, Monument, Architecture

    Address: Ratchadamnoen Klang Road, Phra Nakhon District,Bangkok, Wat Bowon Niwet, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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 ...Read more

  15. Benjasiri Park

    #15 of 51 Art and Cultural Attractions in Bangkok
    Benjasiri Park

    Tags: Water Body, Garden, Park, Play Ground

    Address: Sukhumvit Rd, Khlong Tan, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand

    Timings: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    This park was created in the year 1992 for commemorating the 80th Birthday of Queen Sirikit. This park is a beautiful combination of art sculptures, water and lawns. This is an excellent spot if one w...Read more

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