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Artisans Angkor

Stung Thmey Street, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
+855 63 963 330
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Artisans Angkor is a Cambodian social business which was originally created to revive Khmer cultural heritage while helping young rural people finding work near their home village.Since its creation at the end of 1990s, Artisans Angkor has strived to provide professional skills to communities with limited educational opportunities and has offered good working conditions and social advantages to its employees. It has now opened 48 workshops in Siem Reap province and it provides employment to over 1100 people, including more than 800 artisans.Over the years, Artisans Angkor has become a real showcase of Khmer workmanship for its silk fabrics and garments, stone and wood carving, lacquer ware, polychrome products, silver plating and silk painting.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“silk farm” (185 reviews)
“free tour” (91 reviews)
“arts and crafts” (53 reviews)
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Stung Thmey Street, Siem Reap 17259, Cambodia
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+855 63 963 330

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a short private guided tour through the factory where we could see how they produce all the handicrafts and it’s just fabulous! The tour was for free (a small tip/donation at the end was welcomed) and really interesting. In the beautiful shop can...More

Thank Simone H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our daughters, 9 and 11, and all of us enjoyed learning about how traditional Khmer crafts are made. Tour is free, but a small tip for your tour guide is expected. Great last day after a 3-day Angkor ticket. These are the artists...More

Thank Fishesm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Watching the artisans in their workshops helps gain a true appreciation for what goes into the beautiful works of art produced on site. Lovely showroom showing off the final products at their most attractive. Excellent visit.

Thank HappyRetiree721
Reviewed 1 week ago

After an interesting tour of the workshops where you can see artisans working with wood and stone, painting on silk, carving, and working with lacquer - you're shown into the extensive showroom where all the goods are sold. Everything is beautifully displayed and the quality...More

Thank Chelsea42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some lovely items and very interesting, however, the design of the products on sale isn't that inspiring and I have it on good authority that imported goods are added in addition to those produced on site. Which is misleadingMore

Thank WordWhisperer4you
Artisans A, Owner at Artisans Angkor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

First, Artisans Angkor would like to thank you for your feedback on your visit of our workshops and shop in Siem Reap. As you may have seen, all our products are handmade by our craftsmen/women. Some pieces need a lot of time and meticulous work...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The visit was very worthwhile. We were able to see the artisans at work with different materials. They appear to provide training and workspace for a large number of people. The showroom is vast and elegantly set up. You will find beautiful objects of silk,...More

1  Thank Johnkinder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s worth a visit to discover different kind of handcrafts available in Cambodia. Different ateliers of crafts, like stones carving, sculptures, lacquer, silvery... You end up with the visit of the shop for sure, actually they sell really beautiful, elegant things and handmade, it’s nice...More

Thank Hanh L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience. Really enjoyed learning about the history of each particular type of artwork made. Fantastic training and job opportunities for those in really difficult living situations. No pressure at all to buy at the end.

Thank linda o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As Artisans Angkor is very much aimed at tourists, I didn’t have high expectations. It is great when stereotypes are busted. We took a free tour ( although donations are encouraged) and were not disappointed by what we saw and learned. We were not rushed...More

1  Thank sueanne_nicol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This social enterprise explains during a guided tour their concept of providing vocational education to young Cambodians. The arts and crafts are then sold in a big store on-site, a vast choice of excellent local products

Thank Ulla E
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Divya7
16 January 2018|
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Response from Loveholidaysseaford | Reviewed this property |
Yes photography is fine we took some small videos
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mmcgunagle2005
11 September 2016|
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Response from Artisans A | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your question. Of course, this is possible. When you will be here, please discuss with our sales teams. Best regards, The Artisans Angkor Team
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