Published date : February 5,2013
The brainchild of internationally renowned Thai floral artist Sakul Intakul, The Museum of Floral Culture is Bangkok's newest tourist attraction.Created specially for lovers of flowers, nature and those with an interest in Thai art and culture, it focuses on Thai floral culture – an important part of the Thai way of life. The museum also features unique exhibits of important floral cultures from civilizations across Asia such as India, China, Japan, Laos and Bali/Indonesia.
The Museum of Floral Culture is located in the quiet residential area of Dusit. Built in the reign of King Rama VI,it is housed in a beautifully preserved, 100-year-old teak mansion with colonial architecture,covering a total ground area of 1,800 square meters that has been transformed into an impeccably-landscaped Thai-meets-Zen-style garden.