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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

| Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 93 388 988
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This former torture and detention center is now a museum dedicated to the victims of the Khmer Rouge.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| Corner of Street 113 & St 350, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 93 388 988
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

An emotional walk around an awful place in history. Pay a little extra for the headphones and recorder to listen to the explanation of what when on, it is a fantastic recount of what happened in this prison

Thank Kath S
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

If you like your trip in killing field, so you should come here. They provide mobile tour guide with some language that you can choose.

Thank Erna L
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Went here in 1996 (disregard the tripadvisor date). But I can still remember the place so clearly. The pictures and paintings portrays the cruel actions of the Khmer Rouge and the sad images of the victims. The walls were still stained with blood. Even as...More

Thank dil_bad90
Reviewed 8 July 2016

the his place looks like the scene out of a horror movie and for many Cambodians it is there horror movie, this place will touch you as you walk around seeing everything and thinking what life must have been like for these people

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Similar to the Killing Fields, very informative. Everyone is respectful and wants to learn more about the atrocity that swept across Cambodia in the 70s. Some survivors are available to meet and talk to.

Thank Antonia W
Reviewed 7 July 2016

A school that was used by the Khmer Rouge to torture many thousands of Cambodians for no real reason except to demonstrate power. Horrific back-stories about the mental corruption of those responsible and those suffering. Our guide's father and other family members died here when...More

Thank HappyDays333
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Purchase the audio as it makes the visit much more worthwhile. Very informative, provided a good background for visiting the killing fields. If your pushed for time you could probably get away with skipping the museum and just doing the killing fields

Thank anaed2016
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Students get in for free- $3 for an audio guide. Horrific story but a great tour and representation of what happened there

Thank 451michaelag
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Very sad meusum but deserves a visit we got audio set between us just bring a set of headphones if on a budget like us 😂came to 9$ for both of us

Thank Tara C
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Once a High School taken over by Pol Pot the conditions that prevailed are on display inside. Our delightful guide was emotional but also amazingly forgiving or choosing to forget the atrocities that occurred in Cambodia...

Thank Claire P
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Belzob | Reviewed this property |
You didn't mention whether they are using assistive devices but, either way, there are lots of opportunities to sit if they cannot manage getting around the property. I would absolutely suggest taking them - I personally... More
8 May 2017|
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Response from soberunner | Reviewed this property |
I did the hop on/hop off bus (not like in major cities) for $15 US which picks you up at your hotel and brings you back, goes to S21 and the Killing Fields. Highly recommend it.
20 February 2017|
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Response from Spikes-Dad | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but it's hot and also a very sombre place, treat it like a Buddhist temple for dress I'd say