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Bayon Information Center - CLOSED

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Unreliable hours BUT Great Information

You definitely do not want to miss this place and definitely MUST go before you visit Bayon Temple... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2015
Claudia S
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Houston, Texas
Visit here BEFORE you go to the temples

A visit here costing $2 will give you the background information on the Khmer Empire and a lot if... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2014
Jacko070
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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Jun 11, 2017
“Closed”
Sep 23, 2016
“Interesting place”
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#056 Phum Tropeang Ses, Khum Kokchork | UNESCO JASA Office, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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+855 92 165 083
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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

I went there on a Friday, since the website said closed on Thursday and Sunday, but the guard told me it was closed. When I asked all the next days, still closed. There are signs outside which seem to indicate that some restructuring is occurring,...More

Thank Christiane W
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Bayon Information Center is an extremely good place to see in Siem Reap, Cambodia. It is a short time visit, but it is full of the historical meaning. I would highly like to recommend you to visit this place before you go to see the...More

1  Thank Fanboys007
Reviewed April 24, 2016

First and foremost we’d like to thank our new friend Veasna; the information he gave us when we visited the information center was incredible. He’s a wealth of knowledge, his English is great and he did a fantastic job explaining everything to us in great...More

1  Thank Jamie B
Reviewed March 26, 2015

You definitely do not want to miss this place and definitely MUST go before you visit Bayon Temple if you truly want to understand the history. Guided tours of the center are given by students at the cost $2, also they have a little book...More

1  Thank Claudia S
Reviewed August 10, 2014

We tried to visit today only to find it was closed. Suggest a phone call before you visit to avoid disappointment and an unnecessary tuk tuk fare.

1  Thank nanedaus
Reviewed February 24, 2014

A visit here costing $2 will give you the background information on the Khmer Empire and a lot if detail on the most important temples, not just Bayon. You will actually know what you are looking for and at when visiting them. Conservation methods are...More

1  Thank Jacko070
Reviewed February 3, 2014

The information center itself was interesting and informative but one of the highlights of our trip to Cambodia was a tour given by a staff archaeologist of the conservation and renovation efforts at the Bayon. We started at the Center and then returned to the...More

2  Thank kdh1716
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