Gwangju Folk Museum, Gwangju

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  • For non-Koreans visiting Gwangju, this museum is a great introduction to the history and culture of Korea, specifically the Jeolla region. The exhibits are nicely done and the English translations her...  more »
  • Nice way to spend a day in Gwangju. The museum is not too large, it should only take an hour or 2 to get through. Pretty informative about the traditional local way of life. They have good dioramas wh...  more »
  • As it is free, it is a good place to spend a hot korean summer afternoon. However it looks virtually the same as all other folkvillage museums. Korean histeriography is characterized by a strong natio...  more »
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  • Nice museum. I recommend it if you want to learn more korean culture

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