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Museums, Art Galleries & Historical Sites

Masterpieces and Historical exhibits at the National Museum of Korea


The National Museum of Korea is focused on Korean history and art and is committed to studies and research in the fields of archaeology, history, and art of South Korea. It is one of the largest museums in Asia.

Among the many exhibits in the National Museum of Korea, the following are highlights:


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



Photo Credit: By by Ian Muttoo ( [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons