Jim Thompson was a highly respected American businessman who helped revive the long-neglected silk cottage industry of Thailand in the 1950s - '60s

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Half-Day Tour of Jim Thompson House in Bangkok

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Half-Day Jim Thompson House Tour

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The popularity of Thai Silk mainly comes from the tireless efforts of James Thompson, a self-ma...

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Private Tour: Jim Thompson House and Suan Pakkad Palace Museum Tour

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Jim Thompson House & Suan Pakkad Palace Museum Tour

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Half-Day Tour of Jim Thompson House in Bangkok

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Visit the Bangkok home of the late Jim Thompson during this 4-hour guided tour. The American en...

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Bangkok: Jim Thompson House and Baan Krua Community Tour

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Visit the former residence of Jim Thompson, which consists of 7 traditional Thai houses. Continue wi...

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Bangkok in Motion: City Tour by Skytrain, Boat and Tuk Tuk

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Jim Thompson House, Bangkok

Jim Thompson was a highly respected American businessman who helped revive the long-neglected silk cottage industry of Thailand in the 1950s - '60s.

Jim Thompson was a highly respected American businessman who helped revive the long-neglected silk cottage industry of Thailand in the 1950s - '60s. Take a tour of the Jim Thompson house where you can find out more about the legend himself, as well as traditional Thai architecture and customs. Learn about Jim's early days when he started out as an architect, how he came to Thailand as part of the US Army, his involvement with the local silk industry, the construction of his house and his final disappearance in the Cameron Highlands of Malaysia. The beautiful house was built by combining 6 antique teak buildings which were dismantled and brought to the current site. It stands today as a testament to Thailand's rich cultural heritage and unique architectural style.


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About Jim Thompson House

 ถนน พระราม 1 Wang Mai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand

 +66 2 216 7368

 www.jimthompsonhouse.com

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