via The Nation, 26 November 2018: Bangkok’s newest shopping mall features a floating museum focusing on trade and commerce in 18th century Bangkok.
Moored at the River Park of Iconsiam, the Sri Mahasamut offers a glimpse into the lives of traders during the Thonburi era
Source: All aboard for history
via Bangkok Post, 17 May 2018: Don’t forget! If you want to find out more about the archaeology of old Bangkok, Dr Kannika Sutheeratanaphirom (mentioned in the article) is giving a talk at the Siam Society tomorrow.
To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the establishment of Thon Buri as the former Thai capital last year, the Fine Arts Department has been conserving the old walls and moat of Thon Buri. It recently made public its findings about newly discovered archaeological sites in Bangkok, some of which are already tourist attractions.
Source: Discovering historic Thon Buri