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Sokcho City Museum & Displaced Civilians Folk Village

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Interesting place ,should not miss this place

We ve been to SokCho lots of times but never visited this place. We went there w.out plan. Luckily... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2014
via mobile
Sokcho City Museum

A well laid out informative, modern museum giving insight into the local history. Much better than... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2014
Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Oct 4, 2017
“this is rubbish”
Apr 16, 2015
“Sadly missing a lot of English translations”
16, Sinheung 2-gil, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 24859, South Korea
+82 33-639-2977
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

i am quite well travelled so when i say that this would have to be one of the worst museums i have ever been to well it's on the bottom of the list of over 600. don't waste your time coming even if you have...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2015

We visited here on a rainy day thinking it would be a good place to escape the rain. It's not really as there is quite a bit located outside (the village) and the museum is split into two buildings. Around 40% of the displays didn't...More

2  Thank donga100
Reviewed September 15, 2014

We decided to take a break from hiking and visited this surprisingly interesting museum which included a replica village which offered overnight stays at $40 USD, a tower, and a second museum. Admission was only 2000 won. The number 3 and 3-1 bus will drop...More

4  Thank gospeedracer888
Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

We ve been to SokCho lots of times but never visited this place. We went there w.out plan. Luckily when we arrived there traditional farmers music performance just started. That was very exciting. There are activities for the children and my son enjoyed it.

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Reviewed July 3, 2014

A well laid out informative, modern museum giving insight into the local history. Much better than expected, great view from the tower and with some traditional dancing performance. Not all info is in English. We did it independently, the best deal would be doing as...More

1  Thank LH5757
Reviewed August 12, 2013

Replica of the housing in the 50's and 60's . Has pictures of the Sokcho area in the 1950 and how it looks today. Has a multi-storey tower that you can go up and get a good view of the Sokcho area.

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Reviewed February 2, 2013

CYC(2013. 2. 3) The size was not too small, or too big. The size was enough to look around in 1~2 hours. If you stay in Hanwha Resort, you can visit their after eating. It is divided into three big parts. One was "The history...More

2  Thank CanisHan
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