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Museum of History Guided Tours - 20 languages, 2019, Jongno-gu, Seoul

DATE: Starting January 2019
TIME: Museum Hours Hours:9:00–18:00 / Closed Mondays
COST: Free admission
VENUE: National Museum of Korean Contemporary History, Sejong-ro 82-1 Jongno-gu, Seoul

DESCRIPTION: The National Museum of Korean Contemporary History is now offering guided tours of the museum in 20 languages including Azerbaijani, Chinese, Czech, English, French, Japanese, Kazakh, Mongolian, Polish, Russian, Turkish and Vietnamese. This museum is the first national museum dedicated exclusively to Korea's contemporary history. It covers the period from the year 1876, when the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) opened its doors to the outer world, to present day. Visitors can view about 1,500 items that can give a glimpse of Korea's history of development in the political, social, economic and cultural fields. There are six exhibition rooms, storage facilities, a seminar room, a lecture room, a cafe and a shop in the eight-story museum building constructed through the remodeling of the former Culture Ministry building

GROUP RESERVATION: Visitors in groups of 5 or more should registered in advance y calling 02-3703-9250.

DIRECTIONS: Gwanghwamun Subway Station (Line 5, Stop 533), 250m from exit 2 - walk about 5 min. 



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