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Theam's House

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Address: No.25, Phum Veal, Khum Kokchak, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Phone Number:
+855 12 712 039
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08:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 19:00

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a noble place and very good project!

A very good initiative of the artist. The staff was very polite and gave nice information about the project. I bought some nice gifts. The ceramic Elephants are so nice!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good initiative of the artist. The staff was very polite and gave nice information about the project. I bought some nice gifts. The ceramic Elephants are so nice!

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditionally bases art, materials, and methods but with originality of design. Much. Better quality and design than you will find at the markets and higher prices as expected. Go here if you are looking for a special piece. You can also find some very reasonably priced smaller items.

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Thank Ethnic-Visitor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our highlights in Siem Reap. The beautifully executed gallery and grounds showcase a well curated and informative time capsule of traditional Cambodian decorative art from Theam's private collection. His own contemporary paintings hang in the galleries, as well as his own range of decorative accessories available for purchase. Definitely a must see when visiting Siem Reap.

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Pangbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a long way out so take a Tuk Tuk, there was a lot to see and the items are cheaper than Artisans Angkor although I don't think the quality is as good.

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Thank Dianne W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, rushed through by the girls explaining the place didn't get a chance to have a good look at the items on display. Items for sale expensive.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

It is an amazing mix of museum, shop, workshop, and home. I had a hard time not buying everything. The home itself is well decorated, and the guides are very knowledgeable about how Mr. Theam combines traditional Cambodian art with contemporary design ideas. I wish I'd had more time to spend on the grounds. I'd definitely go back!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I have heard of this place for many years but I have never visited the shop near Shinta Mani or the workshop. Was looking for an simple but elegant gift and was charmed by the legendary colourful elephant, simple design, affordable and looking flashy. More to see of course, but had a crush with those elephants :-)

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

loved looking through this house, it is just beautiful and reminded me of Jim Thompsons house in Bangkok

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

This beautifully presented gallery and shop stood out from the 10 other stores we went hunting for sculptures in. Such a pleasure with items laid out well makes deciding so much easier.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is very different than a regular tourist trap art store. When you arrive, the atmosphere and decor will blow you away. Theam's House really is an oasis in the city. Take the time to explore the artist's personal collection of Cambodian art and enjoy a drink in the courtyard. The workshop itself is incredible. You will find art for... More 

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