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National Folk Museum of Korea: Tours & Tickets

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37 Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03045, South Korea
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The entrance beckons payment of $3 for the museum. Pamphlets are available in multiple languages for free. The garden is expansive and backs onto the rear of the palace gardens. There is a fine example of funerary temple huts with extraordinary tombstones and figurines next to
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I really enjoyed my visit here. It's a wonderful place to learn about Korean culture. If you are into history, this will be a good visit to gain some understanding of Korea's culture.
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This museum is excellent. I love ethnographic museums where you can see how everyday people used to live, eat and dress and this one is excellent. It's all very impressive seeing art and sculpture and gold and jewels but this tells you very little about the real people of the
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I like a bit of history and it was nice to have the chance to see it all. The courtyard is also nice to see.
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The Folk Museum it is an attractive modern museum. It features several historic home displays plus associated items. It explains life in medieval Korea. It is topped with a pagoda which can be seen but not climbed.
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