Wolfgang's photos with the Barge

A tugboat pules the barges to the Floating Market

A tugboat pules the barges to the Floating Market
Some Khlongs are floating through parts of the museum. Old barges filled with goods like pottery products (behind) are pulled by a tugboat. The scenery hasn't changed at the present and can be seen on many Thai rivers and its Khlongs.
Added on February 17, 2011

Thai barge bows Sukrip Khrong Mueang ขบวนเสด็จพยุหยาตรา

Thai barge bows Sukrip Khrong Mueang ขบวนเสด็จพยุหยาตรา
The procession exhibited at Mueang Boran is painstakingly constructed based on real barges which have been used since the late Ayutthaya period. While the construction of the graceful barges has proved the prosperity of the long established Siamese civili…
Added on February 17, 2011

Thai barge bows Anantanakkharat ขบวนเสด็จพยุหยาตรา

Thai barge bows Anantanakkharat ขบวนเสด็จพยุหยาตรา
The late Ayutthaya became rich and well-known among foreigners as one of the important trade cities in South east Asia. To celebrate the prosperity and dignity of the kingdom, many state ceremonies and artistic work were created.
Added on February 15, 2011

Historic barges in the Mueang Boran park เรือพระราชพิธี

Historic barges in the Mueang Boran park  เรือพระราชพิธี
Transporting goods like sand or rice by barges was common since more than hundred years. The museum park shows some historic barges which where used long time ago.
Meticulously restored golden teakwood rice-barges, transports and place along the Chao Phra…
Added on February  9, 2011