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memorial to those who fell while fighting for democracy

After checking in my hotel, I wandered around Khao San Road and I chanced upon this memorial after... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
jblaza
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Marikina, Philippines
To remember those fighting for freedom

Monument erected to commemorate students killed by military during riots in 1973. They were... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Mr_Nobody_1979
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Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

After checking in my hotel, I wandered around Khao San Road and I chanced upon this memorial after turning right at the end of Khao San. From the road, one can read the words “14 OCTOBER 73 MEMORIAL” at the left side of the entrance...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Monument erected to commemorate students killed by military during riots in 1973. They were fighting for democracy and freedom for their country and deserve credit for a bravery and persistence. Worth visiting to pay respects to these brave men.

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

It is a monument that commemorates demonstration of students in the past. It is near democracy square.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 25 April 2017

This is a small memorial commemorating the uprising in 1973, led by Thammasat University students, that eventually brought down the dictatorship of the time. The memorial is simple, surrounded by lots of photos and newspaper coverage from the time. The bravery of the students in...More

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Sunday 5th March on a brief walk around Bangkok and just a few minutes walk from Democracy Square, we discovered this poignant Memorial. It remembers the 77 students that lost their lives on the 14th of October 1973. It is very simple but worth a...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I went along November 2016 This monument and what it stands for is a bit of lesser known history. Wont say to much here but go along and see for yourself. You can read all about what lead up to the events of that day...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 14 December 2016

A monument to the 77 students who died on October 14th 1977. The monument consists of an obelisk and a surrounding area with photographs of the events around this date. Easy to miss off Lan Luang by the lottery ticket sellers. A stark reminder about...More

Thank gordonj258
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This somewhat hidden memorial is located between the Democracy Monument and Khao San Road. When you see lots (and I mean lots) of people settings lottery tickets, you're nearly there. It's a quiet place worthy of seeing if you happen to be near it.

Thank RoelR
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

While walking from Wat Bowornwet to Wat Mahan Napraham, I passed by this memorial. Located next to it is the Lottery Office where there are many vendors outside this office selling tickets. I briefly stopped by, looked around and took pictures. It reminded me of...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Keep your eyes peeled if you have the intention to visit here for it is easy to miss. Quiet atmosphere not touristy. Located near the democracy Monument. In memory of 77 students who died during the October 14 1973 uprising. But it looked abandoned during...More

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