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

  National Folk Museum
by iwys

Housed in a massive, pagoda-style building, in the grounds of Gyeongbokgung, this spectacular museum showcases the history and culture of the Korean people. Exhibits range from costumes to furniture, and there is a really detailed section on how kimchi is made, which is a lot more complicated than you might think!

Opening hours:
March-October: 09.00-18.00
November-February: 09.00-17.00
Last admission one hour before closing time.

Adults 3,000 won
Children 1,500 won
Under 6 and over 65 free

Free admission for all on the first Sunday of every month.

Address: 1-1 Sejongno, Jongu-gu, Seoul, 110-820
Directions: Gwanghwamun area of Seoul, in the grounds of Gyeonbokgung
Phone: %cb02 3704 3114%c*
Website: http://www.nfm.go.kr

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  • Updated Jan 28, 2006
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