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Address: | Roluos Village, Sangkat Cheung Aek, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: (855) 23 305 371
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Description: These were the execution grounds for the Khmer Rouge.
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A moving experience

This is a very moving experience, which records the horror of the civil ware in Cambodia in the 1970's and 80's

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

This is a very moving experience, which records the horror of the civil ware in Cambodia in the 1970's and 80's

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

As I stood under this tree and read the sign, it was hard trying to hold my tears back. It is a very 'SAD' place to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

The sheer awfulness of Pol Pot is captured here, but this is it for the faint hearted and there is no sanitising of the horror.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This is a must-see piece of history when you are in the Phnom Penh area. Give yourself about 2 hours to see the grounds.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

It's a tragic, holy place. It's good to visit and learn the history , lest it's repeated. It maybe seem terribly graphic, but it's a good reminder that what happened was real. I hope the people who visit this site leave with a greater appreciation of Cambodia and her people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

This museum is exceptionally well done with a personal audio guide, which has a lot of individual anecdotes which really personalises the history. It is a very sad and hard story to listen to, but the whole place, has a real sense of peace about it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

I really wasn't sure if I wanted to visit the Choeung Ek Genocidal Centre, one of the 'Killing Fields'. I felt like it was a bit of a macabre trip to make. Well I was wrong, I am so glad we went. No doubt I was teary the whole time and it wasn't a 'fun' place to go, but how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

A moving experience - a fitting memorial to complement the Tuol Sleng Prison Museum. No words can express the sadness I felt as I walked, listened and read the history of this tragedy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Only if you feel that is something you want to see because this would make you feel very sad that in the history in combodia such crimes happened to the people. There are just a lot of graves of the hundred of victims which was just throw in the pit and their skulls and bones are dug out and now... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

the way this has been organised, is very dignified. The headsets provided as part of the ticket entry result in peaceful contemplation whilst you walk around the site and learn more about the atrocities that were committed. Very moving experience

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