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Address: City Centre, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number:
+855 23 723 949
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This obelisk commemorates Cambodia's freedom from France in 1953.

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The monument is best seen lit at night. However you are likely to see it on most evening tuk tuk trips round town. It is surrounded by the usual hectic Phnom Penh traffic

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You really cannot stop here as it is at one of the busiest roads and intersections in the city but it is certaiinly worth asking your driver to drive around it a few times for a video or photo

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The monument is best seen lit at night. However you are likely to see it on most evening tuk tuk trips round town. It is surrounded by the usual hectic Phnom Penh traffic

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tokyo
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a big lump of stone. ot elegent dont waste your time visiting it You can look at it as you go past it on your way to AEON MALL

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful landmark, even glorious at night with good lighting. Best sites for photographers and selfies. I wish they allow us to go inside the monument and see the bone relics they've kept there.

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County Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The city centre space is wonderful. The scale is big but not overpowering. These monuments could be better interpreted for western visitors.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice monument, especially when it is lit up at night. I walked by it in the day while walking to the Royal Palace. I also dropped by one evening by tuk tuk to take a night pic. If you are in town and have time, it makes a nice photo. At the very least, have the tuk tuk... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not the most beautiful or stunning monument in Penh that i can consider, but i did happen to see this during sunset on my trip to Penh. It was very beautiful to see the sunset over the monument casting a beautiful background.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving through the city at night when we arrived this monument stood out like a beacon. It is beautifully lit at night and is a roundabout for traffic.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A big deal to the locals.. but really just another monument. Drive by..take a quick pic..its part of the town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's free and it's there and it looks good so if in Pnomh Penh why not visit. The walk along the promenade towards Diamond Island is delightful as well

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