The Grand Palace (Thai: พระบรมมหาราชวัง, Phra Borom Maha Ratcha Wang) is a complex of buildings in Bangkok, Thailand. It served as the official residence of the Kings of Thailand from the 18th century onwards. Construction of the Palace began in 1782, during the reign of King Rama I, when he moved the capital across the river from Thonburi to Bangkok. The Palace has been constantly expanded and many additional structures were added over time. The present King of Thailand, King Bhumibol Adulyadej, however, resides at the Chitralada Palace.
The Grand Palace is divided into four main courts, separated by numerous walls and gates: the Outer Court, the Middle Court, the Inner Court and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. The Grand Palace. Within the palace complex are several impressive buildings including Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), which contains the small, very famous and greatly revered Emerald Buddha that dates back to Der , auch Großer Palast oder Königspalast genannt, gehört zu Bangkok wie der Eiffelturm zu Paris. Die Palastanlage bildet zusammen mit der wunderschönen Tempelanlage Wat Phra Khaeo (Tempel of Emerald Buddha) e gemesames The Grand Palace - Bangkok troduction to complex Bangkok, from Thailand for Visitors.com Tags: grand, palace, bangkok, visitors, . — « » (Lifestyle). Dies ist die Homepage des Club Hôtel & . Restaurant thrivg heart of South San Francisco city centre only a step away from city's many fe hotels and conferences.