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Angkor National Museum, Siem Reap

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Inspect the cultural heritage of the Khmer Empire's golden era at Angkor National Museum. Opened in 2007, the museum houses a vast collection of relics that portray the ancient civilization's legends and art. The exterior may look a bit mall-like, but the museum's many galleries brim with splendor sure to impress hard-core history buffs. Inside the exhibit halls, you can examine informative displays about Angkor Wat, the rise of the Khmer Empire, and the influence of Buddhism on the local people. The museum prohibits photography and offers discounted tickets for the youngest visitors. Take a look at our Siem Reap vacation planner to schedule your visit to Angkor National Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Although this Museum has wonderful artifacts from the Angkor Wat area, I had two disappointments : 1) it is strictly forbidden to take ANY photos in the Museum ... This already took away a lot of my e...  more »
  • Angkor National Museum was a nice museum located along the road to Angkor Wat. It was a well presented and informative museum. The ticket was a bit more expensive but it was well maintained. We spent ...  more »
  • The facility are ok, sound quality of the video audio are poor but still recommend to visit before heading to the actual temple(if you don't have time you can pass). Great for tourist who don't have a...  more »