Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum is a museum in , the capital of , chronicling the Cambodian genocide. The site is a former secondary school which was used as Security Prison 21 by the Khmer Rouge regime from its rise to power in 1975 to its fall in 1979.

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The in , capital of , was built in 1958 to memorialize Cambodia's independence from France in 1953. is situated 1½ km northeast of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. Photo: Fumihiko Ueno, CC BY 3.0.

The National is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 1¼ km northwest of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. Photo: Christophe95, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Wat Moha Montrey is a wat located on Sihanouk Boulevard in , . is situated 770 meters northwest of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. Photo: Sundgauvien38, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, at the confluence of the Mekong and the Tonle Sap Rivers, is the capital of and its largest city. Photo: gusjer, CC BY 2.0.

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