The National Museum of Cambodia has published a number of guidebooks and catalogues. These publications, along with various books about Cambodian art, history and culture, are available at the museum shop located at the main entrance to the museum.
The New Guide to the National Museum Phnom Penh, written by the museum’s former director Khun Samen, provides images and information on over 200 diverse works of art in the museum’s collection. The guidebook, available in English and in French, introduces Cambodian art history and the National Museum’s role in safeguarding this important cultural heritage material. The Publication covers art objects from the pre-Angkor, Angkor and post Angkor periods. Stone, metal and Wooden objects are discussed. This guide book was produced wholly in Cambodia, with image production, design, and editing carried out by museum staff members.