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Address: | Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 93 388 988
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This former torture and detention center is now a museum dedicated to the...

This former torture and detention center is now a museum dedicated to the victims of the Khmer Rouge.

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A must see if you are at Phnom Penh

If you have limited time in Phnom Penh, this is the place to be. A must see to all as a reminder not to take peace for granted and every decision we made there is a chance. No... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have limited time in Phnom Penh, this is the place to be. A must see to all as a reminder not to take peace for granted and every decision we made there is a chance. No doing anything is also a choice.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best to visit here first before killing fields. Its a harrowing day which will leave you exhausted but you need to visit to learn what happened.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We felt sad coming to this place. I suggest everyone to visit this place. We should never forget about the history of this place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited the prison which is now a genocide museum. The entrance fee is $6 each which includes a very informative history of the Khmer Rouge and the killings carried out at this place. It is easy to spend about three hours here so allow enough time to see all as well as pause for thought.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well organized with good explanations of what you are seeing. Such an important and valuable experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What can you say really. The audio guide was excellent and allowed you to go into as much/little detail as you wanted. It was a chilling place to visit but was never too gruesome or uncomfortable. Highly recommended especially for those who want to learn more about Cambodia's past.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First time visiting a genocide museum, very informative with the audio guide, felt sad after the visit, can meet up with few s21 survival selling their book along the exit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The prison shows the terrible conditions and punishment that the prisoners constantly had to endure. The torture was shocking, but a very fascinating place to learn about it. The only to survivors from the prison also stay there during the day and sell books which showcase there experiences whilst in the prison which really adds to the visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see attraction if you visit Phnom Penh. The audio tour is a very well constructed narrative that exposes the truth, the brutality and the suffering. I had the privilege of meeting one of the survivors while I was there. Allow a couple of hours here to take everything in.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is probably the most awful and horrific place I have ever been to. These poor people tortured beyond belief then sent to the killing fields. I think anyone visiting this country need to see what was done to their innocent people. The English audio was great and clearly explained what we were seeing, with suitable time to pause and... More 

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