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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

Street 113 | Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh 12304, Cambodia
+855 23 665 5395
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This former torture and detention center is now a museum dedicated to the victims of the Khmer Rouge.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Street 113 | Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh 12304, Cambodia
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a shock to experience this place. All not so long ago. My heart breaks. Very well done how they have set it up for an experience. You get full impact

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Reviewed yesterday

Before I start this is NOT a tour for young children, so please don't take your children on this tour. If you have children and want to do this tour my advise to you is please make other arrangements for the care of your children....More

Thank Craig R
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staring in the eyes of people facing death should never be easy. Anonymous skulls at killing fields were brought to life here. Emotional and difficult but a must....

Thank cateymary
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Few places exhibit pure evil like Tuol Sieng, also known as AS21, the former high school converted to a gross torture chamber by Pol Pot and his cruel Khmer Rouge. For 14,000 prisoners, this was the last stop where they endured unspeakable torture before being...More

Thank DRGilbert
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very powerful experience. It's not a happy place, and it shouldn't be. It's a fantastic way to learn about the Khmer Rouge and the horrors that occurred and you really get to see things up close. You can learn about Khmer Rouge in a book,...More

Thank brime004
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must see by everyone, especially politicians. The savage murder of innocents by the Pol Pot regime can be witnessed now by tourists. The museum is as gritty as it should be, with testimonials, instruments of torture, and even skulls of victims on...More

Thank Rob S
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yes, it IS sad and depressing to visit Tuol Sleng, but if you are in Phnom Penh, you HAVE to visit it to get a grasp of the atrocities that was made during Khmer Rouge era. The general exhibition is a bit old, but well...More

Thank Jonatan b
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did this combined with the killing fields. I good look at the history and what happened under Pol pot. I would recommend for all just so we don't forget what can happen.

Thank bruce440
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is somewhere that everyone coming to Cambodia should visit. One of the best historical place in Phnom Penh. It is a very interesting place for me as a new generation people. I recommended to take the audio guide as you have to listen...More

Thank Betty P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's depressing to go thorough the rooms and listen to the audio video it's really sad to see how much suffering the people went through in the hands of their own

Thank drgopirao
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dumbblonde83
27 November 2017|
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Response from Sredna1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think you can get a guide but the audio guide is very good and offers flexibility when to listen and to what part.
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jbeatrice j
12 August 2017|
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Response from WFBTraveler3 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't get to specify a guide. It was whomever was available. If several people came into the museum at the same time they were taken together as a group. My wife and I were the only visitors with our guide. There is... More
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AlanYew
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Response from Vickey C | Reviewed this property |
Only a couple of stairs if you don't want to see the rooms on the second and third floors it is a must go if you are able to
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