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Busan Museum, Busan

(3.4/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Admire the cultural heritage of Korea at Busan Museum. Since it opened in 1978, the museum offers an overview of the nation's history, with over 6,000 artifacts organized according to time periods, from prehistoric all the way to modern times. Don't miss the outdoor exhibition, where you can admire a beautiful pagoda, as well as modern sculptures and traditional Buddhist statues. Kids will love the cultural experience room, where they can piece together jigsaw puzzles and have fun with stamps. Consider coming during the morning to avoid crowds and explore the museum in peace. Make Busan Museum a centerpiece of your Busan vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Busan vacation planner.
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  • Arrived at the time when part of the exhibition is undergoing a 12+ months renovation. The part that remains is relatively small, but decently spaced and signed (with English). Can be done in 20 minut...  more »
  • Ring's Museum. Admission is free and you can do this and the deposit facility in a blessed experience Museum. Now the Gallery is under construction. Parking space you don't have.
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  • While the museum had very nice grounds to walk around, it was lacking in substance. There were a few rooms with pottery and jewellery from prehistoric times through to the Goryeo dynasty. However, hal...  more »
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  • Major reconstruction going on till summer 2017. Not worth visiting before, even it is free
  • It's free & big. For every museum there's a water refill FOC. I wish i had spent more here but we were rushing to the next destination as it was 7pm.
  • Wow!It's very wonderful
  • Worth to visit. Good exposition and friendly staff.
  • If you are interested in history, it's the best place to go.