"Silver Palace (Wat Preah Keo)" Silver Pagoda Tip by keeweechic

Silver Pagoda, Phnom Penh: 32 reviews and 62 photos

 
 

Silver Palace, or Temple of the Emerald Buddha. In the floor of the main building of the temple lay 5,000 silver blocks (5 tons of pure silver) which made up the magnificent floor. The 17th Century Emerald Buddha was carved from Jade and was put back in the temple after Pol Pots evacuation.

Open: daily 7.30 - 11am, 2.30 - 5pm

Address: Grounds of Royal Palace Samdech Sothearos Blvd
Directions: left from the entry to the King´s Palace
Phone: +855 10 405 086
Website: http://www.hynostravel.com/attractions/silver-pagoda-wat-preah-keo-phnom-penh-cambodia/

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  • Updated Jun 26, 2004
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