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South Korea Museums


South Korean Museums

South Korea which constitutes the southern part of the Korean Peninsula is a technologically advanced developed country with its capital in Seoul. The earliest Neolithic Korean pottery dates to 8000 BC giving witness to a long and proud history. Throughout Korea’s history, Korean’s have developed improved versions of many advanced innovations and its rich and vibrant culture has created many Cultural contributions and World Heritage Sites.

With a long history and unique cultural traditions, Korea has many world-class museums of interest.

South Korean Museums

South Korea

  • Country:                          Republic of Korea
  • Korean:                            대한민국
  • Capital:                            Seoul
  • Population:                     51 million

South Korea Map


“Even monkeys fall from trees.”
원숭이도 나무에서 떨어진다 Korean Proverb



Photo Credits: 1) By stari4ek (originally posted to Flickr as fest2-01) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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