Angkor Wat

Events

Jayavarman II enthrones himself as "king god" and becomes the king of the entire Khmer empire.

802

Suryavarman II Reigns and Begins to work on the construction of the temple of Angkor Wat

1113 - 1150

Jayavarman VII begins to build Angkor Thom

1150 - 1199

The Khmer empire's power declines and eventually Angkor collapses

1300 - 1400

Thai army attacks Angkor

1431 CE

Henri Marchal, the father of Angkor, takes over Angkor conservation

1917

Marchal's team begins to restore Angkor Wat

1930

Angkor Wat becomes a UNESCO world heritage site

1992