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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

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This former torture and detention center is now a museum dedicated to the victims of the Khmer Rouge.
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113 Street | Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh 12304, Cambodia
+855 93 388 988
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Reviewed today

This is the museum that showcase all the horrible stories under a former regime and how people got imprisoned in "small prisons" and even peek inside there as the feet got locked. There are stories on how the dis-loyalists' painful went through being questioned and...More

Thank SimonCN2011
Reviewed today via mobile

A difficult and emotional visit but very important to acknowledge and remember. I would highly recommend visiting but be prepared that some parts are quite graphic (there is still blood on some of the walls/ floors). Definitely get the audio guide ($8 for admission and...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed yesterday

The Museum opens your eyes to a small picture of the horrors camobodia faced not so many years ago. I have seen that the Museum is working to update its self, and it is very easy to access for many different languages. Highly recommend either...More

Thank ErinF1782
Reviewed yesterday

This is obviously not a place to visit for fun. But it is a place that everyone who visits Cambodia should visit. Indeed a rememberance of the cruelty of mankind. My wife found it a bit too much to take in, the images and cruelty....More

1  Thank Dario S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Highly recommend reading up a little about the Khmer Rouge regime before you visit, so as to properly appreciate what you'll learn in your visit. The audio tour is worth the price. We paid $8 per person ($5 without the audio tour) and took about...More

1  Thank Nickelette
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I paid for an English speaking guide only to find out at the end of the tour that my guide was also a survivor of the Khmer Rouge. When the Vietnamese Army liberated Phnom Penh there were only 7 prisoners still alive. I was privileged...More

1  Thank Pioneer741624
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have read a lot about the atrocities which happened in Cambodia but to see the Genocide museum and learn the stories was from the audio guide was an unforgettable experience. That human beings can be so cruel is something that can be understood only...More

Thank Sheilasarkar
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the museum with our two kids (9 and 12 yrs old) and we did the (Dutch) audio tour. We were there for about 2,5 hours and we were all very impressed. Horrible stories, but brought to you in a good way. Not too...More

Thank TravelEvelijn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Got there when the gates opened at 8am. Took about 3hrs to go around when listening to all the audio tour stories and taking a good look around. Can do it faster. Horrifying history, would recommend going although some may find this overwhelming and some...More

Thank RebeccaS5958
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An insightful and respectful exhibition of what can only be described as a truly shocking moment in Cambodia’s history. It can make for some very uncomfortable viewing at times but this is a must do when in Phnom Penh if you want to learn more...More

Thank Chantelle K
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27 April 2018|
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Response from jimbobjimma | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Download “pass App” it will call you quick and very cheap tuk-tuk. The audio guide at killing fields is included in the $5 entry and no guide is needed. The S21 prison is quite upsetting enough without either a... More
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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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