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Visit royal summer palace, the first shrine of Rattanakosin Chonburi. photography techniques from the shadow of this century-old frangipani tree, century-old frangipani and the sight lines leading to the palace.
Built as the summer residence for King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) starting about 1890, the Judhadhut Palace was abandoned in 1894 after the death of Crown Prince Vajirunhis. Hostilities with France in 1893 had already showed how vulnerable the summer capital on Ko Sichang was to a modern navy. The main building was taken to Bangkok about 1900, where it is now famous as Vimarn Mek palace.