Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, S-21 prison, Phnom Penh

Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, S-21 prison, Phnom Penh

Museums & Art GalleriesTuol Sleng Genocidal Museum is the former Tuol Sleng High School.

In 1975, during the Khmer Rouge regime, the school was used as a prison and torture center, know at the time as S -21.

Thousands of Cambodian and number of foreigners were housed and tortured there until they were executed.

Today the site is a museum, where visitors can walk among some of the cells and look at the photos of hundreds of people who died there.

There are also paintings, painted by artist Vann Vath, a former prisoner, that depict the torture of prisoners.

Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, S-21 prison, Phnom Penh

Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, S-21 prison, Phnom Penh


Name: សារមន្ទីរឧក្រិដ្ឋកម្មប្រល័យពូជសាសន៍ទួលស្លែង
Opening Hours: 07.00 – 11:30 and 14.00 - 17.30
Address: Off Monivong Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia 12210
Province: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Driving Directions (Road Map): Central Market to Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Driving Directions (Road Map): Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
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