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"National Folk Museum" The National Folk Museum of Korea Tip by imstress

  National Folk Museum
by imstress

Located inside Gyeongbok Palace, the National Folk Museum comprises three interconnected buildings. The three examples of traditional Korean architecture on the roofs are some of the highest buildings on the palace grounds, and can be easily seen from almost anywhere.Inside the museum are examples of the different periods of Korean history, from pre-history through the Japanese occupation. In addition to actual relics, replicas and paintings show various aspects of traditional life, including many ceremonies and festivals.

Address: National Folk Museum
Directions: Located behind Gyeonbokgung. Take Subway Line 3 to Gyeonbokgung Station or Anguk Station.
Phone: (02) 734-1346

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  • Written Feb 25, 2005
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