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These were the execution grounds for the Khmer Rouge.
As featured in 3 Days in Phnom Penh
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| Roluos Village, Sangkat Cheung Aek, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very hot day. The whole experience 7d very informative but grim. And long. Take a hat and sunscreen.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must visit site to understand the attrocoties of the genocide of the Khmer Rouge rule. The site outside the city seems quiet and unassuming, but as you follow the audio tour round you get insite into how prisoners from S21 ended up...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dom1000000
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

To fully appreciate what happened here, a trip to S-21 (aka Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum) is highly recommended before going here. It’s in the outskirts on Phnom Penh so most tours combine the two. The site contains the excavated killing fields and the remains of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After visiting s21 this morning we headed out to the killing fields. It's about a 40 minute tuk tuk ride and it's hot at this time of year. Dress appropriate, remember to be respectful of culture and the poor departed souls. Used the audio tour...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Despite reading about the Khmer regime before going, I was not prepared by the artefacts. The audio was fantastic and Included accounts from former prisoners. The evidence of the horrors of regime was too much for me and I cried several times during the visit....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I decided that I didn’t want to attempt the two memorials to the Khmer Rouge atrocities in one visit so went to Tuol Sleng prison yesterday and Choeung Ek this morning. It was the right decision for me as the prison left me emotionally drained,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place reminds us how was history in this country. Very nice place. Audio system was great. It take me 2 hours to listen to all. Must visit to pay respect for innocent people.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank thakur87
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Think it’s important to attend these kinds of places to pay our respects, understand that they’re real: hopefully to ensure it isn’t permitted to ever happen again. I didn’t take many photos, it felt inappropriate.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A place whereby you learn the history of Cambodia and how the people suffered during 1975 to 1979 under the Khmer Rouge era. Entrance fee is USD6 come with audio guide. Allowed photography.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Horrific experience, but a must place to visit. After the tour one has to sit and contemplate in order to get back to normality. Be prepared for emotional event. All this happened under the watchful eyes of "Western Democracies" and politics.

Date of experience: April 2019
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plivingston
August 9, 2018|
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Response from Rob S | Reviewed this property |
I think it was around $10 (Australian ) and Audio included
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MarialonsoHidalgo
February 11, 2017|
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Response from JTB570 | Reviewed this property |
It depends. If you're never going back to Cambodia I would suggest going. It's a totally different atmosphere from Tuol Slang. It is after all the killing fields - literally. If however Cambodian history is not of interest... More
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enviromum24
February 6, 2017|
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Response from LokTa | Reviewed this property |
You will be very welcome. Just be very respectful of the entire place. I have seen some tourists who did not seem to understand and were not respecting the place and what happened here. But I did see plenty of other... More
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