Sanam Chandra Royal Palace, located in Nakhon Pathom city, was bult in 1907. It is surrounded by perfectly manicured lawns and lakes perfect for nice walks. Several of the buildings incorporate architecture from the French Renaissance period.
Before ascending the throne, the crown Prince Vajiravudh (later H.M. King Rama VI 1910-1925) came to Nakhon Pathom to pay homage to the Phrra Pathom Chedi. He wished to build a palace here as a retreat and a residence during his pilgrimage trip to the pagoda. Open every day from 9:00 to 16:00. Ticket office closed at 15:30 p.m. The palace is 27km from our house. No sleeveless tops. Admission: 50 baht.