Sights & Attractions
DailyOperating time: 08.00 - 17.00
Amphoe Mueang, Nan
Category : Temple
Attraction Details :
Wat Ming Mueang, onSuriyaphong Road, was constructed in 1857 A.D. Its distinguishing point is the stucco reliefs on the outer wall of the ubosot (Buddhist chapel), presenting the supreme skill of Chiang Saen craftsmen as the patterns are very exquisite. In the ubosot, there are mural paintings depicting the lifestyles of theNanpeople. Moreover, the city pillar also stands in under the beautiful pavilion. The 3-meters high city pillar is decorated with engraved and gilded wooden design. The top of the pillar was engraved into 4 faces of the Brahma God, representing Phrom Wihan (Brahmavihara) 4. It represents the four sublime states of mind; namely, Metta (kindness), Karuna (compassion), Mudita (sympathy) and Upekkha (equanimity).
Opening hours: 6 am-6 pm
Contact: 0 5452 1118
To get there: The temple onSuriyapong Roadopposites to Nan Municipal Office inNancity center.