We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

World Jewellery Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Tribal treasures

Maybe a bit pricey considering the entry fee to the palaces is half of this museum, but it's... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2015
Leeyong S
,
Luang Prabang, Laos
via mobile
Amazing collection in a small space

This collection is even more amazing when you read about how it was collected. As a diplomatic... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2013
MigiMigi
,
Los Angeles, California
Read all 4 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Oct 2015
“Tribal treasures”
19 Dec 2013
“Amazing collection in a small space”
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Oct
10°
Nov
-4°
Dec
Contact
75-3, Hwa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-210, South Korea
Samcheongdong / Bukchon
Website
+82 2-730-1610
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Seoul
from US$11.00
More Info
from US$8.00
More Info
from US$15.00
More Info
Reviews (4)
Filter reviews
2 results
Traveller rating
1
1
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
1
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Maybe a bit pricey considering the entry fee to the palaces is half of this museum, but it's privately run and charming. Lots of tribal jewellery on the ground floor and then art deco and more western designs upstairs. Strangely nothing from Korea but still...More

1  Thank Leeyong S
Reviewed 19 December 2013

This collection is even more amazing when you read about how it was collected. As a diplomatic family, the Kim's traveled all around the world, many pieces were collected during these travels. The personal story of how the collection started is as worth exploring as...More

3  Thank MigiMigi
Nearby
Samcheongdong / Bukchon
This historic neighbourhood was traditionally home to
Seoul’s middle and upper-classes. Now it’s most famed
for its clusters of beautiful, traditional Korean
homes (called hanok), many of which are found in
Bukchon. Many of these homes have now been converted
into restaurants, cafes, shops, and even guesthouses,
and their unique architecture offers a look at Korea’s
traditional beauty. Samcheongdong’s main and side
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 595 nearby hotels
Somerset Palace Seoul
793 reviews
.40 miles away
Noble Hotel
150 reviews
.51 miles away
Saerim Hotel
94 reviews
.54 miles away
Hotel Aventree Jongno
407 reviews
.55 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 124,138 nearby restaurants
Cafe Kona Queens
27 reviews
.05 miles away
55 Beonji Ramen
12 reviews
.05 miles away
Coffee Mill
6 reviews
.06 miles away
Harvest Nong Mountain
9 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,859 nearby attractions
The National Folk Museum of Korea
865 reviews
.16 miles away
Samcheongdong-gil Road
486 reviews
.13 miles away
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Seoul
196 reviews
.15 miles away
Bukchon Hanok Village
4,627 reviews
.16 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from World Jewellery Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines