The Ancient City Park (Muang Boran) gathers in one place, reproductions of the most beautiful monuments of Thailand, floating market, temples, palaces...
Presentation of the Ancient City Park
Ancient City (Muang Boran) is located 30 km south of BangkokIt is a 1 hour taxi ride to the city of Samut Prakan province.
The project was initiated by Thai businessman Lek Viriyaphant, who also initiated the construction of the Sanctuary of Truth in Pattaya.
This park allows you to visit the kingdom from north to south in one day. It presents reproductions of the country's most beautiful ancient monuments, classified by region, on a 128-hectare site.
This ancient city is a gateway to the heritage of the Thai cultureIt creates an atmosphere that allows visitors to perceive and appreciate the continuity of Thai history, cultures, religions, arts and customs from its origins to the present day.
All regions are presented, as well as the typical way of life of its inhabitants.
In addition to its reproductions of hundreds of existing monuments, such as temples, palaces with their murals and sculptures, you will see villages with traditional houses, markets, museum pavilions as well as explanations of construction techniques and tools of daily life.
Photos of the Ancient City Park
Video of Ancient City Park
Shopping and dining
You can do some shopping in the souvenir shops at the Old Artisan Market at the entrance to the park and the floating market.
There are food stalls and restaurants in various locations.
Moving around the park
It's a huge area, with so much to see, you'll find it hard to visit it all in one day on foot!
The park can be visited by private car or by bicycle (bikes can be hired at the park entrance).
From 09:00 to 16:00:
700 baht for an adult
350 baht for a child
From 16:00 to 19:00:
350 baht for an adult
175 baht for a child
Opening hours and days
How to get there
By car or taxi:
Take the Expressway to the Samrong-Samut Prakan exit. Turn off at the Samut Prakan Intersection. Turn left along the old Sukhumvit Road (towards Bangpoo) until you reach km 33.
The ancient city is on the left.