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Address: | Roluos Village, Sangkat Cheung Aek, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: +855 23 305 371
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These were the execution grounds for the Khmer Rouge.

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Half-Day Tuol Sleng Museum and Cheung Ek Killing Fields
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Depressing but honors the lives lost

The word genocide says it all. I spent a couple of hours listening to the audio, watching the brief documentary, and reading every plaque in the museum. If you're interested in... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The word genocide says it all. I spent a couple of hours listening to the audio, watching the brief documentary, and reading every plaque in the museum. If you're interested in learning about the history of Cambodia, the whole experience tastefully tells their story. I didn't take any photos it didn't seem appropriate.

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Very informative and eye opening about the horrors by the Khmer Rouge some 30+ years ago in Cambodia. For $6, you get an audio-tour. It was raining when we went which made it all the more depressing and sad. This was just one out of some estimated 300+ killing fields around the country. There are guides as well around who... More 

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We paid $6 each for entry which included an audio tour. They advise to dress respectfully for the visit; some people didn't get the memo!

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The history was horrible but by going to this place, it give us an idea how cruel during Pol Pot regime.

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If you want to learn about some of the darkest days in Cambodian history, then a few hours at the Killing Fields will leave you feeling somber. The audio tour takes you on an emotional journey through the evils that took place in this historical site.

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We were torn about whether to go, we like culture but we weren't sure if we wanted to spend our holiday faced with some of the horrors that took place in Cambodia under the Pol Pot regime. It is a very bleak, and challenging few hours but it's presented well and I really don't think that I could have visited... More 

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It was a hard experience for me because of many deaths that happened at this place. But it's an important and unforgettable experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm sure that by reading the countless other reviews for this memorial you will already have a fair idea of what to expect. Personally, I found it sad, horrifying, confronting and enlightening at the same time.

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The visit here is very sad. It questions "how humans can be so brutal towards other humans". The grounds are pocketed with mass graves that still hold the victims of the horrific deeds committed here. Vivid pictures of murders carried out leave you speechless. The "tower of skulls" is a somber monument of the suffering that these simple, humble, peace-loving... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Killing Fields is a must see in phnom penh. Book a guide who can tell you stories about the whole Khmer-Time etc

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