File photo: The Grand Palace and the Emerald Buddha Temple
File photo: The Grand Palace and the Emerald Buddha Temple

Grand Palace closed for visitors from Oct 1-29

Kingdom Grieves September 21, 2017 17:00

By The Nation

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The Grand Palace and the Emerald Buddha Temple will be closed for about a month, starting October 1, to prepare for the Royal funeral of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej.



The Royal Household Bureau announced on Thursday that both venues would reopen for visitors on October 30.

The closure is to enable preparations for the Royal funeral scheduled from October 25-27; the Royal cremation will take place on October 26.

Visitors can visit both venues until September 30.

 

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