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Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum

40, Samseong-ro, Jeju, Jeju Island 63270, South Korea
+82 64-710-7708
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“local culture” (3 reviews)
“marine life” (2 reviews)
“daily life” (2 reviews)
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40, Samseong-ro, Jeju, Jeju Island 63270, South Korea
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+82 64-710-7708
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Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum as our first stop in Jeju and found it to be the perfect introduction to the island. They have modern and interactive displays which are well constructed and maintained. The museum is very thorough and covers all aspects of Jeju’s natural...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

As we came during the cold snowy season, my sister and I were pretty limited in our choices of attractions we could visit. Come snow storm time, we felt pretty happy to be able to visit this place. Entry price at 2000krw (for Australians -...More

1  Thank Mimi A
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

There is a small admission fee but there was nothing much to see. The surroundings gardens were pleasant but this could be because of the extremely cold December weather. We only stayed around for less than an hour and left as soon as the next...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2017

Fabulous museum introducing visitors to the nature and culture of Jeju Island. We learned a lot! The story of the founding of the Island was fascinating, as well as the reproduced lava tubes, the displays of taxidermy wildlife, dioramas of human culture and the outside...More

Thank Gerberas0
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

The museum consolidates a wide array of the social, historical, agrarian, seafaring, and geological features that make up the entirety of Jeju. This allows the museum goer to survey the offerings of the island and then plan their travels about the island in order to...More

Thank flandersfallon
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Good insight into the unique history that is Jeju. If you already know quite a fair bit about Jeju then it might seem repetitive but definitely interesting for newcomers! Entry is not expensive either.

Thank peeacee
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Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

The visit to Folklore & natural history museum was very informative. It traces the history of how Jeju island was formed thru videos and graphic presentations.The displays were life size & shows the various customs & lifestyles. Thre were also displays of migratory birds etc.The...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Despite being there on a rainy Autumn day, we enjoyed exploring the whole area by ourselves. Its has been a very educational trip to know about the past and we had an memorable time at this museum.

Thank Francisca L
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

Got to read and see more about Jeju, its formation and history. The display on the different types of lava, oranges, childhood games etc were interesting.Another area displayed more exhibits on whales, abalones etc. Again, it wasn't too crowded so I quite enjoyed a stroll...More

Thank Piggogo
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Reviewed April 9, 2017

Part of the place(probably the folklore section) is closed for renovation. There is also a Maritime Exhibition Hall with the replica of the largest Bryde whale bones in Asia on display. We were there on a Wednesday and was told entrance was free. Unsure if...More

Thank YEEL
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