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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
    Tours from $12
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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
    Tours from $594
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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 $15
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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 $36
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