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Theam's House

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Unexpected gem

In a town where high-quality souvenirs are nearly impossible to come by, Theam‘s House is an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frankfurt, Germany
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Simply stunning

Down a dirt track this huge and beautiful house is well worth a visit. The Theam paintings using... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2018
London, UK
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| No.25, Phum Veal, Khum Kokchak, Siem Reap, Cambodia
+855 12 712 039
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a town where high-quality souvenirs are nearly impossible to come by, Theam‘s House is an unexpected gem in a residential neighborhood. Featuring extensive galleries of Theam‘s various works and techniques, the shop is well presented and offers a range of high-quality replicas. In our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Down a dirt track this huge and beautiful house is well worth a visit. The Theam paintings using polychrome are both disturbing and evocative. And expensive of course, but there are many other items to choose from if you are in the mood to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss in a trip to Siem Reap. It reminded me a bit of Jim Thompson’s House in Bangkok - a beautiful personal art collection and garden, as well as a gallery. But it is more. Theam, a French- Cambodian, paints haunting pictures of Cambodian...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Mariette0121
Reviewed 14 November 2018

I have been an admirer of Cambodian artist and designer Lim Muy Theam’s beautiful lacquer works for years. His home cum-atelier is set in a very nice traditional wooden house surrounded by a lush tropical garden with ponds, where his art trainees work under his...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

A must see if you are an Art lover. Beautifull painting by the artist as well as other traditional pieces and modern ones. You just want to buy the entire gallery that is in a beautiful peaceful house

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

You must see this place because it is not only a museum with the most incredible collection of Buddhas - also there are a breathtaking venue with the most best kept garden ive seen. The great shop gives you a great and big selections on...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank UdoLandow
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Tastefully designed and offers a nice respite from the hustle and bustle of Siem Reap. Visited this place for the cause it represented and since it was highly rated on Tripadvisor, but I'm slightly disappointed with the female caretaker / guide who could have done...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful place with lots of exhibits and items to purchase - i especially like his collection of pottery and musical instruments. The lady giving the tour was ok but not super informative Worth the visit!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 8DaveS8
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I stayed at the lovely Shintana Saya Boutique Hotel and Theam's House is only 3 mins walk away. It has a gorgeous garden with a talkative mynah bird. A guide explained the art pieces briefly and then I was left to admire the pieces myself....More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 21 October 2017

What an incredible gallery. We started out with a brief history lesson as we walked through the grounds into the gallery and work shop space. Theam is a talented artist with a beautiful heart as well. It was difficult to choose from so many beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Tin D
11 May 2015|
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This is an artist's gallery which means items are pricier. As in any culture you can hit the night markets and find knock offs for less. It is a great place to visit and the grounds are well landscaped. No visit to Siem... More