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Siam Center

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Address: 989 & 979 Rama I Road | Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
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+66 2 658 1000
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

This is one of the most popular shopping art complex that locate right at...

This is one of the most popular shopping art complex that locate right at the HEART of Bangkok. Highly recognise as Art Shopping and a place to Shopping, recommended items are such as clothing by Thai Fashion Designer, shoes, handbags, Unique fashion accessories, jewelry and Thai souvenirs. Siam Center started operations in 1973 as Thailand's first shopping center of international standards. It marked the birth of Bangkok's booming retail business and has maintained its position as the city's fashion trendsetter up until today. After a major renovation, Siam Center reopened at the beginning of 2013 with a revolutionary retail development concept of "Ideaopolis". The shopping center serves as an arena of limitless imagination and creativity where art, fashion, technology and lifestyle converge. It aims to place Bangkok among the ranks of the world's top retail environments. Siam Center has also changed the face of Thailand's retail business with its unique "Absolute Siam" concept. For the first time in retail history, brand owners and retailers have joined forces to create new store designs for the shopping center that are distinct from any other branch. Moreover, 20% of the stores' offerings are unique to and only available at Siam Center. This is to create "the Most Powerful Retail Phenomenon", an unexpected and inspiring one-of-a-kind shopping experience for both Thai and foreign visitors.

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Since it has been refurbished, it is one of the new icons of Bangkok. Cool place with plenty of things for everything and nothing. Nice design and concept. Had a good fun there

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Since it has been refurbished, it is one of the new icons of Bangkok. Cool place with plenty of things for everything and nothing. Nice design and concept. Had a good fun there

Thank Chris V
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mall is dominated by local brands/artists. Something different from what you'll see in Siam paragon. Things are definitely cheaper here too but it's still rather pricey if compared against other "wholesale" places.

Thank Sirjeremylucas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very upmarket shopping mall for those looking for brand name stores and styles. So much to choose from, you need a few hours to see everything

Thank Shelly B
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The mall is quite nice with the main attraction being SeaLife aquarium. The mall has lot of food option such as McD and KFC among well known brands along with Pizza Hut etc. This mall is comparatively less costlier than the other two towers of SIAM group.

Thank kspanja
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This mall is so cute and different from anything I have seen before. It's like the stores have no doors and everything is connected. I've heard there's a good food court there as well though I did not visit. It was worth to check it out.

Thank Fernanda C
Kunming, China
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of these more popular shopping malls of Bangkok. It's considered to be a high-end. Quite crowded on weekends.

Thank Tim Miguel S
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

When you miss home and you wanna have some western shopping experience you should go there! It's a nice place to see also architecture-wise and the prices are western too! Pretty similar to the Discovery Center!

Thank Eric E
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

This mall was one of the first malls constructed in Bangkok in 1973 but after the Re-launch in 2013 their main focus is on the young and the hip crowd of Bangkok.It is located right next to the Siam BTS and there is a covered walkway to go directly to the Siam Paragon Mall as well as a direct path... More 

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

If you like shopping this is the place to be. Don't expect cheap souvenirs (that's Khao San Road), don't expect small Thai vendors (that's Chatuchak Market). Here you can see an amazing food court, but also the big (and expensive) brands. This is where the Thai shops, the one who is relatively well-off... because we see many American brands, because... More 

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This mall I believe caters to the younger and hipped clientele. I went in the mall last Friday noon and this Saturday evening and liked the feel and ambiance at night. I really liked the choice of background music.

Thank Bent G

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Take some of Asia’s biggest malls, hundreds of street-side vendors and a dozen of posh hotels and you’ll have Siam - Bangkok’s commercial district that will make any shopper’s heart beat faster. From cheap electronics and wholesale goods in MBK to designer handbags in Siam Paragon, you’re almost guaranteed to find what you’re looking for in one of Siam’s many malls. Take a break from the commercial craze and visit the beautiful Jim Thompson house or the state-of-the-art Bangkok Arts and Cultural Centre to recharge.
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