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Address: City Centre, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number:
+855 23 723 949
Description:

This obelisk commemorates Cambodia's freedom from France in 1953.

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Just a monument in a Roundabout

A hugh Monument built in the centre of a Roundabout with heavy trafic all around, can only snap pictures from the roadside,unless you take a risk n cross the roads to be closer... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Seremban, Malaysia
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Seremban, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A hugh Monument built in the centre of a Roundabout with heavy trafic all around, can only snap pictures from the roadside,unless you take a risk n cross the roads to be closer but the trafic police will chase you.....for your safety.Best to take a slow walk, about 40 minutes from Riverside n you can see more of the City.Not... More 

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 418 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Standing in the road as a roundabout it is nevertheless a nice structure. Not large or particularly impressive but OK when passing on the way to S21 or Wat Langa which is on this roundabout.

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Thank KS&HC
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This monument is quite big but in my opinion nothing too special! In my opinion it is enough when you drive by and have a look at it!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an OK sightseeing, important for it's history. If you were close advise you to go there and take some pictures.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice for a walk past, lit up at night, nothing too exciting, pass it if you stay local, not much to see, a 5 minute visit, busy street, go by tuk tuk, or walkiing path up the centre pedestrianised area

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A kind of phallic symbol on the intersection of a couple main streets in PP but if on foot watch out. No cross walks and aggressive unfriendly drivers and traffic

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Well worth seeing as this attractive Monument which dominates the pedestraian area which surrounds it. Recommended.

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Thank Michael L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This sits in quite a nice public space except for being surrounded by large roads and crazy traffic. This is essentially a round about and you will see it when u take a tuk tuk or taxi...dont make a special trip.

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Tainan, Taiwan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a monument, and you'll may pass it if you are going to the Killing Fields or Tuol Sleng prison. Take a photo, move on.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the key landmark of Pnom Penh and marks the main thoroughfare of the city. Built in Khmer/Angkor style it is an iconic symbol of the country.

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