THE JIM THOMPSON EXPERIENCE
Delve into an important chapter in the history of Thai silk.
Jim Thompson is considered by many the forefather of the Thai silk industry. His home is a testament to the kingdom's artistry.
Take a guided tour of the Jim Thompson House, an oasis of green and exquisite Thai design in the heart of the city. Teak houses are filled with the antiques and artworks he collected along the way.
Visit an apprentice’s workshop across the canal, observing traditional silk weaving and dyeing techniques and buying souvenirs to take home.