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Lovely gardens!

We didn't go inside due to lack of time. The Palace looks very nice from outside, more like an... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2016
Kovit S
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Bangkok, Thailand
Worth the 6 minutes it will take to look

You are going there to look at the wonderful building - stunning yellow outside with black turrets... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2013
elsiek
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London
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24 Dec 2016
“Nice architecture”
17 Jan 2016
“Lovely gardens!”
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Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

A beatiful historic destination It should be visited in the morning, with a great guide in order to get the maximum for the visit

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Reviewed January 17, 2016

We didn't go inside due to lack of time. The Palace looks very nice from outside, more like an elaborate mansion. The gardens are lovely.

Thank Kovit S
Reviewed November 8, 2015

The view from outside is beautiful, however there is not much in the building itself as it is still a functional administration building. On the plus side it is free so there is nothing to lose by having a look.

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Reviewed February 17, 2013

You are going there to look at the wonderful building - stunning yellow outside with black turrets. Check out the staircase, internal decor - but expect nothing more as today it houses working offices - all of whom seem used to tourists coming in for...More

2  Thank elsiek
Reviewed November 7, 2011

Charming small palace in the center of the historical Petropolis.

1  Thank GUSDALI
Reviewed November 7, 2011

Very beautiful yellow classic building, right in front of the Imperial Museum. Just the outside was possible to know (we went on sunday, so it was closed to visit the inside).

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