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Wat phra kaewNa Phra Lan Road Phra Borom Maha Rajawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand (Old City) Phone: 66 2 224 3290
AboutWat Phra Kaew or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha is regarded as the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand. Located in the historic centre of Bangkok, within the grounds of the Grand Palace, it enshrines Phra Kaew Morakot, the highly revered Buddha image meticulously carved from a single block of jade. The Emerald Buddha is a Buddha image in the meditating position in the style of the Lanna school of the north, dating from the 15th century AD.