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Jim Thompson House
พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านจิม ทอมป์สัน

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Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1-2 hours
Address: 6 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand
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Phone: +66-2-2167368

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A shady complex of buildings, the home of Jim Thompson, a famous American silk entrepreneur and art collector, is a typical Thai garden, consisting of six ancient Thai houses, suspended over a small canal. It is also Thailand's most famous Tess specialty store and museum, collection and exhibition of a variety of high-end Tess. The collection of Jim Thompson's art, such as home decorations, porcelain, and so on, not only Thailand, but also Asia.

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The Jim Thompson House is a cluster of buildings covered in greenery and the former home of Jim Thompson, an American silk entrepreneur and art collector. The entire building comprises a classic Thai-style garden. Thompson collected a variety of abandoned Thai houses and structures in central Thailand and reassembled them in 1959. Comprising six buildings, the exterior is centered around a red color, with the structure suspended over a small canal. There is a yard in the middle filled with flowers and plants—a beautiful sight to behold.
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