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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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  • Great experience! The adio guides are really good. Though i wouldn't do the Museum without them. I don't think the information they have written at the attracts is sufficient if you are new to the cul...  more »
  • We can see, the rich history of this country. I was delighted with the construction and the interior, too bad we can't take pictures of indoor areas.
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  • The museum provides a potentially overwhelmingly large collection of relics, texts and audio visual presentations relating to the Angkorian era. It serves as an excellent primer to the gems of Angkor,...  more »