Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market in Bangkok

For those who love shopping for antiques and retro items, Bangkok has plenty of interesting places to offer. Bangkok’s night markets such as Talad Rot Fai Srinakarin and JJ Green offer the opportunity to get many interesting retro and vintage goods while shopping Thai style on weekend evenings. Another good place to do your shopping for antiques in Bangkok is Chatuchak Weekend Market and the area around it.

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

There’s even a separate sector for antiques at Chatuchak Weekend Market and you can really find interesting things here on weekend. However, if you feel that the antiques at Chatuchak Weekend Market are not enough for you just get out from the market’s area and take a look around.

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

Get out from Chatuchak Weekend Market to Kamphaeng Phet 2 Road through the main exit where the information booth is located. Turn left and walk to the nearest overpass. Cross the road and you will find yourself between antiques set out directly on the pavement in front of DD Mall.

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

Here you will find old furniture…

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

…antique home décor items…

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

…old TVs, clocks, lamps…

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

…photos, dishes and other goods…

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

…or even a tricycle for your kids…

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

Local artist sets up his works here as well.

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market

For more antiques just turn around the corner of DD Mall and walk a bit as there’s another antiques market located.

Shopping for Antiques around Chatuchak Market 

More items can be found on the streets in the area around Chatuchak Weekend Market so take your time to walk around – real gem might be just lying somewhere on the pavement.

When to go

The best time to go there is on weekends during Chatuchak Weekend Market opening hours.

How to get there

By MRT

The easiest way to go to this antiques market is by taking MRT Metro to Kamphaeng Phet Station (Exit 1).

By BTS

Take BTS SkyTrain to Mo Chit Station and walk to Chatuchak Weekend Market first. Otherwise, transfer from BTS to the nearby MRT Chatuchak Park Station and take MRT to Kamphaeng Phet Station.

By Bus

Take Public Bus No. 9, 96, 104, 122, 136, 138, 145, 509, 517, 529, 536, 547 or A1 going directly from Don Mueang Airport and drop off at Chatuchak Market bus stop on Kamphaeng Phet 2 Road.