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Royal Palace Museum

Haw kham, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 212 068
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Displays of the opulence of pre-Communist Laos.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“royal cars” (50 reviews)
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Haw kham, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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+856 71 212 068
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The complex consists of a temple with the Prabang Buddha (from 1st century AD) and the former Royal Palace which has been converted into a museum. The museum is okay, it has artifacts from the monarchy and you can see the King and Queen bedrooms...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is old building and look like a temple located in front of phousi mountain you can visited both places at the same time

Thank Sengsouly L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is really a must do, both as a historic monument of the lost royal era, and perhaps more importantly giving an insight into the last kings life. In the palace you first get to see the wonderful reception halls (a very large red room)....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was rather crowded with so many Chinese tourists. Lucky we went early, actually before the afternoon opening time, and waited for the opening. The place was still well maintained and with Pa Bang moved to the proper place in front of the Palace,...More

Thank Prasas P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Royal Palace Museum is a place where all tourist should visit in Luang Prabang. We have to leave the bags in the free lockers provided, there are free shawl & sarong for those whose shoulders are exposed, those on shorts, pants above knees. No...More

Thank 2015ECL05
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to see temple and gardens here are nice to sit to get a respite from heat,museum closes in middle of day There is lockers to close all belonging first and then head to museum where shoes removed. small museum but you can also...More

Thank Flitz8
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The former palace of the last kings of Laos is now a museum that houses many interesting items from their reign. The building is French Colonial. On the grounds is also a lovely temple.

Thank cwalts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting museumm showing the life and customs of the royal family in Laos and a glimpse into Luang Prabangs past

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the second date we stayed in Luang Prabang, we depart this place in the morning and take a short sight of Laos Culture. You discover something interesting about Laos history and the similarity between Laos and Thailand. Need temple-wear in backpack. Recommended for all...More

Thank XfactorP
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is definitely worth the visit. However, I found it quite small . Expected a huge place considering it explains the entire history about laos. They are planning to expand this but was slightly underwhelmed. Will definitely advise to go with a well informed...More

Thank Gaurav B
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