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A musuem not for the faint hearted, tales of horror, images and even human bones and skulls, remembering the cruelty of the Khmer Rouge, an eye opening reminder of the recent history of Cambodia, and the people who lived it. *One of the survivors who's...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mind blowing experience excellent tour guide highlight was meeting survivor a must do in siem reap to learn the truth

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank SamF2633
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to join a tour by the director of the killing fields (he has a PHD) and explained lots of stuff. We also met with a killing fields survivor who sold a book of gis life story. I read it in an...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 918xaverm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This site is somber and grim, yet not visiting would be closing your eyes to real tragedy that occurred here in living memory. You can also get an idea of the sequence of events in government that took Cambodia from small peaceful democracy after French...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

Like previous reviews it’s very moving and reading the stories of what people saw and went through was truly horrid.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

While it's emotionally painful to go to such a place, one must visit such a place when coming to Cambodia.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MagyarMiklos
Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

The place was a killing field and now also a place where bouddhiste come to sleep like an hotel. The paintings help to understand what happen in that area. The remaining are not “too much” shown but enough to give a good idea of the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank milinip
Reviewed September 9, 2019

Although my wife and I have been to Siem Reap 7 times we had not visited Wat Thmey before this visit. It was a very moving experience although not as potent as visiting the killing fields or S21 in Phnom Penh. The area was well...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank H5905SFjohnb
Reviewed September 3, 2019

A real-life experience, don't miss this!!! A sacred place of pray and reverence. Over 3 million people lost their lives this is a place for the monks to rest, as they were the first to be killed. The beautiful and stunning building brings one to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank theinnerpath
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Much smaller than the Killing Fields in Phnom Penh and guides are less informed, if you know the story of the Khmer Rouge the picture boards will expand your knowledge of the story and lives if the key leaders. Suggestion: Better tour guides with deeper...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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May 30, 2019|
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Response from ronnav2016 | Reviewed this property |
not far . its just around siem reap . 10 mins i guess from town proper depending on where u staying at
February 1, 2017|
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Response from Rickjock | Reviewed this property |
No need for cost well signed in English,Drop a donation at the end
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