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National Museum of Korea

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National Museum of Korea

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137 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 04383 South Korea
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IchonSeoul Metropolitan Subway9 min
SeobinggoSeoul Metropolitan Subway11 min
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No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from Seoul
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No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from Seoul

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Enjoy the highlights of the DMZ and get back to Seoul in time for lunch on a guided group tour. Listen to immersive commentary during visits to Imjingak Park, Dora Observatory, and other important landmarks. Have your camera ready for an unobstructed view of one of the world's most famous demilitarized zones. Best of all, this excursion does not include unnecessary shopping stops that other tours add on, which saves you valuable vacation time.
$55.00 per adult
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Tamara wrote a review Dec 2020
Geneva, Switzerland4 contributions
As beautiful as it's educational. Everything is written in various languages, so no worries if you can't speak Korean! Make sure you know what you can and can't bring in. I had totally forgotten that my keychain is a Swiss army knife. They have lockers, but when the museum is packed it's pretty hard to find one.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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mbouland wrote a review Nov 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands6 contributions
It's a beautiful place and a wonderful history presented. unfortunate due to construction a lot not visible. but just the clock they have hanging already worth going. Just get some who can translate for you the Korean as the English translation is not correct ;)
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Chris Ruggaluffagus wrote a review Nov 2020
Yorktown, Virginia105 contributions14 helpful votes
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The National Museum in Korea is a great place to hang out and learn about Korean history and culture. It offers a great escape from the weather and its FREE!!! Your visit can take 2-4 hours depending on how much you stop and read. Great English translations help foreigners enjoy the experience. Things to know: they only allow a limited # inside due to COVID. During off peak times, there is no wait, but there may be a queue doing tourist season. Trying making ticket reservations early, you may have better luck than me navigating the website. Small cafe with drinks and snacks are located on the bottom floor next to the big gift shop. Wear good shoes.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Peter Nguyen wrote a review Oct 2020
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam2 contributions
This is a breathtaking museum. I have a passion for Asian art and this place is perfect for me to dive in the rich Asian culture
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Thomas M wrote a review Jul 2020
Des Moines, Iowa209 contributions25 helpful votes
This comprehensive museum is massive and well organized. I really appreciated the replicas of certain pieces that persons who are blind or low vision and feel and "see". Thoughtfully arranged and maintained museum, which may need two visits to take in.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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