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Great piece of history

Yet another great place to visit. I did not notice till my 10 year old daughter pointed it out... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Fort Drum, New York
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Symbolic of the city

One of the historical / symbolic of the city. All cultural can be understood inside the museum... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2015
Wittaya C
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Near Uttaradit Town Hall, Uttaradit City, Thailand
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Yet another great place to visit. I did not notice till my 10 year old daughter pointed it out, this is the statue you see when you search for Thailand. It is very humbling to read about this great warrior then see his remembrance. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank wookier
Reviewed 28 June 2017

History books say that Praya Phitchai was a valuable, brave warrior who died being devoted to his King. Local people honor him with food, prayers, flowers, candles and.. thai box matches! On weekends , you can see fighters engaged by someone who wants to offer...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Sara C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Another very interesting story behind this shrine and museum. Basically came from being a nobody to being the right hand of the great King Taksin. Whenever Taksin was to be executed the new King offered Phi Chai his life but he made his decision to...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank desi d
Reviewed 19 August 2015

One of the historical / symbolic of the city. All cultural can be understood inside the museum beside.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Wittaya C
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This is the town’s hero monument and he has been enshrined in the shape and form of an impressive statue. The local pay respect to him - on special Buddhist days and Holidays - the flock from all over the province and bring their young...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank jayden11112011
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Phraya Phichai or Phraya Phichai Dap Hak was a noble man and a general under King Taksin during Ayutthaya period. He fought against Burmese invaders although his sword was broken to reunite the country. Beside the monument, there are several small museums (one dedicated to...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Agkarajit
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