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Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum

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Museum for kids

As a foreigner visiting jeju, this museum may not be enough. However, if you have kids, this place... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Not very impressive but good for only 2,000 wons

It is a small museum (Jeju is small anyway) but it provides a lot of information about the island... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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40, Samseong-ro, Jeju, Jeju Island 63270, South Korea
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

As a foreigner visiting jeju, this museum may not be enough. However, if you have kids, this place is great for them to learn a little about jeju and mostly the animals you can find on jeju. They had an experiential section where you can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank zeemir
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum - Not that great but it was a good time to browse through the collection to understand the local beliefs and style of living in the older times.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank NiharikaK74
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

It is a small museum (Jeju is small anyway) but it provides a lot of information about the island itself (volcanic history, animals, marines, and so on). Not very impressive comparing to other big museums elsewhere but a good place to visit in Jeju.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank NgoDT
Reviewed June 1, 2018

2,000 won entrance fee. Water and private locker available for free. Locker near the main gate. You can go to the park near directly from there. It has more things to see but as a Korean it was not new. In many ways the exhibition...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Dong L
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

Amazing that it is free! Beautiful painted buildings and a big range of more ‘ordinary’ buildings and traditional houses.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TravellerB17
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

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank U8089IHmelaniem
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

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank MimiA136
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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Shael M
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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank flandersfallon
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