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Cambodia Landmine Museum

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Lisa

Land museum was interesting & good value. I have found all sightseeing prices in Cambodia very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lisa P
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A worthy cause

An amazing man doing amazing work. It might be small, but your entrance money saves lives and helps... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Landmine Museum was founded by ex-child soldier Aki Ra as a way to tell the world about the horrors landmines had infilcted on his native Cambodia. He used the proceed to clear landmines wherever he could find them. In the process of clearing...more
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Angkor National Park, 7km south of Banteay Srey Temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Land museum was interesting & good value. I have found all sightseeing prices in Cambodia very expensive compared to other Asian tourist sites. We hired a tuk tuk & also had a look at the floating villages on the way to the lake but never...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing man doing amazing work. It might be small, but your entrance money saves lives and helps care for the orphans housed nearby. Visitors are not allowed to visit the orphanage, which is great because orphanage tourism is harmful for children. Even if you...More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your kind words, we're very happy you enjoyed your visit to the musem. The money from your ticket all goes towards landmine clearance, building schools in rural villages that have no access to education, caring for the children living...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant little private museum telling the unbelievable story of Aki Ra. Incredible man who has devoted his life to demining Cambodia of land mines since the end of the Khmer Rouge. Many other incredible stories are told in this museum. I felt very sad and...More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Ella, Thank you very much for your review and kind words, we're glad you enjoyed your visit to the museum. Your visit helps to fund the demining activities of Aki Ra's organization, Cambodian Self Help Demining, as well as the building of new schools...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

This place sheds a lot of light on the darker times that has plagued Cambodia's modern history. Explanations about the civil war and efforts to de-mine Cambodia post-war can be found in four languages (Khmer, English, Japanese and Korean). There are also several exhibits of...More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for your great review and kind words, we're glad you enjoyed your visit to the museum! We are a bit far from the center of town, but you'll drive past beautiful countryside on your way here. We are also on the way to...More

Reviewed 1 September 2018

I understand the owner has been arrested, along with two other men. What is the situation please? Museum now closed or what? Details please and thank you.

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Yes, the museum is currently closed. At this time we are unsure of how long the museum will take to re-open. You can find a full statement on the situation on our website. Thanks

Reviewed 1 September 2018

This is now the sad part of the beauty of the area. A very small museum, you may spend an hour, you may take a look in 15 minutes. After having seen how man can make civilization wonders, man can be destructive to the limit....More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

If you make your way to the Banteay Srey Temple then this is well worth a stop. It is a great place to learn about landmines in Cambodia, the founder of the museum and the great initiative that he started to rid Cambodia of landmines....More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Hello Chene, Thank you for your kind words! Indeed, we are an easy stop on the way to Banteay Srei Temple, and many of our visitors decide to combine our museum and the temple into a day or half-day trip. We offer audio guides in...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

had so much to see and do in Cambodia but this is a must see want to spend about 1 day for the visit

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi Christine, Thanks for your visit and review, we're glad you enjoyed the museum! Most of our visitors don't spend a whole day at the museum, usually just about an hour or so.

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum and learned a lot. I was really appreciative that it focused so much on the founder, Aki Ra, and his personal efforts around the landmine issue. It’s rare to see so much personal story in a museum. I learned a...More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for your great review, we're glad you enjoyed your visit! Aki Ra's organization, Cambodian Self Help Demining, has now grown to include 5 EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) teams, several of them mobile, in addition to the demining team. Aki Ra's...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This small museum gives the necessary & interesting story of the scourge of land mines in Cambodia and the wider world. Told through the story of the former child soldier who pioneered land mine clearance in Cambodia. I’m genuinely quite surprised at some of the...More

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Bill M, Manager at Cambodia Landmine Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you for such a great review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to the museum. All money raised from both the shop and your entrance fee goes to funding landmine clearance in the country, caring for and educating over 20 at-risk Khmer...More

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SunriseTravel14
9 October 2018|
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Response from Hilary F | Reviewed this property |
It was open at the end of April when I was there. I have no further info I'm afraid.
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Denise W
21 March 2018|
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Response from ShibaInus | Reviewed this property |
Hi They have audio sets in English which are good to listen to as you walk through. All the exhibits have English signage and are very informative.
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Tine R
23 November 2017|
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I'm sorry to say we do not have German audioguides. We have them in English, French, and Japanese. Please let me know if you have any other questions!
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chaz c
4 October 2017|
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Response from ShibaInus | Reviewed this property |
12-14 kilometers but its on the way to the Temple "PreRup" The time will depend on whether you are on a Tuk Tuk or in a car.
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tootelz
27 June 2017|
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Response from Bill M | Property representative |
The museum is open every day of the year from 0730 - 1730.
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