Attraction Place In Phnom Penh (Capital)

INDEPENDENCE MONUMENT

INDEPENDENCE MONUMENT (Phnom Penh)   The Independence Monument (Vimean Ekareach) in Phnom Penh,Capital of Cambodia,was built in 1958 for Cambodia's independence form France in 1953.It stands on the intersection of Norodom Boulevard and Sihanouk Boulevard in the centre of the city.It is in the form of a Lotus-shaped Stupa,of the style seen at the great Khmer temple at Angkor Wat and other Khmer historical sites.The independence Monument was desighed by the ...

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TUOL SLENG MUSUEM

 TOUL SLENG MUSEUM The Toul Sleng Genocide Museum(សារមន្ទីរឧក្រិដ្ឋកម្មប្រល័យពូជសាសន៍ទួលស្លែង ) is a museum in Phnom Penh,the capital of Cambodia.The site is a formerhigh school which was used as the not...

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WAT PHNOM PENH

 WAT PHNOM PENH   Wat Phnom(Khmer: វត្តភ្នំ) ("Temple of the Mountains" or "Mountain Pagoda") is a Buddhist temple (Wat) lcoated in Phnom Penh,Cambodia.It was build in 1373,and stands 27 metres above the ground, It is the tallest reilious structure in the city. Legend relates that Daun Penh,a wealthy widow,found a large Koki tree in the river.Inside the tree she found four bronze...

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NATIONAL MUSEUM

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF CAMBODIA   The National Museum of Cambodia in Phnom Penh is Cambodia's largest museum of cultural history and is the country's leading historical and archaeological museum.The museum houses one of the world's largest collections of Khmer art,including sculptural,ceramics,bronzes,and ethnographic objects.The Museum's collection includes over 14,000 items,from prehistoric times to periods befor,during,and after the Khmer Empire,which at its...

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PHNOM TAMAO

 PHNOM TAMAO   The name of the Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary is a little misleading,as rather than a wide open space where animals are permitted to roam freely,this is little more than a large zoo.All of the animals at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary are cages, and as is often the way in Asia,the cages seem to be rather cramped. However,those who are travelling with children may want to take the kids here as a break from visiting the area's temples ...

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