Buddhaisawan Chapel Bangkok

Phra Buddhaisawan Buddha Chapel 1787

Wat Buddhaisawan

  • The Buddhaisawan Chapel was built in 1795 and stands in the grounds of the National Museum of Bangkok. The Building and grounds were originally part of the Front Palace of the deputy King of Siam. Here is an excellent collection of Early Rattanakosin mural art. Please note our  explanation about Thai mural painting. For another 18 th century example of Early Rattanakosin mural art we refer you to Wat Suwannaram at Thonburi .