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The Best History Museums in South Korea

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History museums in South Korea

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Dating back to 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace served as the residence of the Joseon dynasty rulers, their households, and governments. Though muc
Tours from $7
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National Museum of Korea serves as the country's premier repository of artwork, historical artifacts, and cultural items. More than 300,000 o
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See how the local people lived through history at Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum, featuring four main exhibit areas each dedicated to a diffe
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Duration: 8 hours
The country of the morning calm is full of history, and its capital, Seoul, abounds with authentic treasures. Join this 8-hour private tour to discover some of the most renowned gems of South Korean culture. From the great palaces to the N Tower, this tour will lead you through the ages to discover the old & the brand new capital.
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Seodaemun Prison History Hall document's the building's role as a tool of political repression, first under the Japanses colonial regime and
Tours from $58
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Seoul Museum of History tells the story of the South Korean capital from prehistoric to modern times. Browse through an impressive collection
Tours from $87

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