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Kanchanaburi City Gate (King Rama III Park)
Pak Phraek Mueang Kanchanaburi Kanchanaburi 71000
4.5 Points ( 2 Review )
Description
Kanchanaburi City Gate is located in the heart of Kanchanaburi, built in the reign of King Rama III in 1831 when he moved from the old town of Kanchanaburi, Lat Ya Subdistrict, to live in this area, near Pak Praek which is also a location of the Walking Street. Nowadays, it is open to the trading of goods from the villagers on the evening of every Saturday.
Feature
The Old Town Gate is made of bricks in Early Rattanakosin. It is the beautiful wall of the town with King Rama III Park.
History
King Rama III Monument and the City Wall is the brick gate of the Early Rattanakosin Era, in the reign of King Rama III, when he moved from the old town of Kanchanaburi, Lat Ya Subdistrict, to Pak Prank due to its features of stronghold and the trades with other cities. The wall is rectangular, 210 meters wide, 480 meters long, with a boundary marker on the top, a fortress at each of the 4 corners, at the front and the back, 8 doors including 6 town gates and 2 topless doors. Most of the doors have been damaged whereas the front gate facing the Kwai Yai River and some parts of the adjacent wall remain. The back area of the town gate is the site of King Rama III Monument. However, the place was restored in 2006.
Information
Opening hours
Sunday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Monday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Friday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
: 08:00 - 17:00
Remark (Opening hours) : -
Transportation
• Motorcycles
• Bus
• Car
Entrance fees
• Entrance fees: Non-fee
• Remark : -
Facilities
Hotel
Restaurant
Signage
Access Point
Public utilities
Security
• Fire Extinguisher
Communication System
• Wifi
• Telephone Signal
• Internet Signal
Contact us
Address
Pak Phraek Mueang Kanchanaburi Kanchanaburi 71000
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