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Choeung Ek Genocidal Center | Killing Fields Of Pol Pot

25 ផ្លូវជើងឯក, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 23 305 371
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Sun - Sat 8am - 5:30pm

Understanding Cambodia's Past

The Choeung Ek Genocidal Center is not the most exciting destination, but it is definitely a necessary one for visitors to Phnom Penh. Even those aware of Cambodia's horrific past will leave with a deeper understanding of what happened in the country and right here, the site of mass graves holding the remains of thousands of people. A visit to the site is literally stunning: As you explore the grounds, guided by an audio tour, it becomes increasingly inconceivable that such a beautiful place could have been the site of such horrors. You will most likely leave in tears, but also with a better appreciation for the kindness and resilience of the Cambodian people that you encounter on your travels.