Nai Lert shows private collection

The Story of Wood exhibition. (Photo by Varuth Hirunyatheb)

Nai Lert Park Heritage Home has opened the Nai Lert family’s private collection for public visits.

“The Story of Wood” will tell the story of Nai Lert Park Heritage Home through architecture and collection of antiques including woodcraft, house conservation and home architecture.

Located in Soi Somkid, Phloenchit Road, the teakwood home was built in 1915. It was designed by Phraya Bhakdinorasresth (Lert Sresthaputra) to be the permanent residence for him and his family. For three generations, the family lived in the house until they decided in 2012 to convert it to a heritage site. It was later opened as a private museum.

“The Story of Wood” will run throughout the month of October. The museum is open from Wednesday to Sunday…

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