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Royal Palace

Royal Palace locates along Samdach Sothearous Blvd of Phnom Penh City.
 
It is home to the King of Cambodia. The palace was built in 1866 by His Majeaty Preah Bat Norodom. The Royal Palace is built on the site of the old town. This site was especially chosen by a Commission of Royal Ministers and Astrologers because it had great geographical significance in relation to the King, who was regarded as a direct descendant of the gods, whose role it was to live and govern on earth under the influence of heaven. It was used for coronations and others official occasion such as the reception of foreign ambassadors when they presented their official credentials.