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The National Folk Museum of Korea

37 Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-820, South Korea
+82 2-3704-3114
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Half-day Walking Tour: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Bukchon Hanok Village
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Seoul Palace Morning Tour
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Royal Palace and Folk Village: Full Day Guided Tour from Seoul
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+82 2-3704-3114
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located on the north-east end of the palace, it is free to enter, like the National Palace Museum on the south-east corner. It is outside the palace grounds, so if you intend to re-enter the palace to get to the subway, keep your tickets with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here briefly on a day long guided tour. Our guide left us on our own to explore. Really interesting and would have loved more time to enjoy all the exhibits. There are signs in English so easy to navigate. A very helpful docent...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free entrance. Overcrouded on holidays and weekends. Could be interesting for families with children. Visit to the National Folk museum could be combined with your visit to Gyeongbokgung Palace.

Thank DmitryStPetersburg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed this most out of several sites. Artifacts and glimpses of past traditions from weddings, first birthday, and funerals. Rich in traditions.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a part of visit of royal palace. It is also worthy to look around the museum. There are old houses and it looks like old village.

Thank Michaela B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting muzeum where you can find more from Korean history till now, very nice exhibitions and souvenir shop.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum contains the displays of Korean traditional life, especially for a palace life. Watching the displays like watching the the historical drama, quite similar, from the wedding life, having children, and the daily life. The location is in the same area with Gyeongbokgung Palace...More

1  Thank Ummu A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the displays of Korean life. Great displays of what Korean life was like throughout the ages. It is a free entry to the museum and is on the grounds of the Gyeongbokgung Palace. Good place to take a break and learn more...More

Thank abbagail
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most interesting museum I been to while I was there. Many displays and exhibitions that are very enriching to see and learn. Learned so much about the culture and I recommend a visit if you planning to go to the Gyeongbokgung palace as the museum...More

Thank Noraniza I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scenes of everyday life of the Korean people from the prehistoric to modern times are shown in chronological order.

Thank clairmontjeff
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