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Busan Museum

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948-1 Daeyeon-4dong Nam-gu, Busan 48529, South Korea
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Very nicely laid out museum. High quality of exhibits with a fair amount of English available. Not everything had English language, but was still very good. Larger than I expected and near the Busan Culture center and UN burial site. The property had many trees...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jfurukaw
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A really nice place. A historic place where anyone must see. It will help you to know more the origin and history of korea. Will advice or recommend to my friend to visit it if they will tour in korea. A very nice place to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

The museum has a large number of exhibits depicting the modern history of Korea (about last 100 years) including its invasion. There are many interesting exhibits especially photographs. Entry is free.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Sumithran
Reviewed 23 June 2018

It is not a premium museum but reflects the history and the culture of the city. There are exhibitions from abroad as well. Nice to visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank OmerYalcinkaya
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We did not get to see inside the Museum itself on the day we were there - but we did enjoy a walk around the grounds. As with so much in Busan, it is quite surprising how the old and new blend together and a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank marigoldKent
Reviewed 13 April 2018

This was the first stop when arriving in Busan. The exhibitions provided great knowledge and insights into the culture and history of Busan as well as Korean history in general. The exhibitions were clean, easy to follow with clear English explanations. The admission is free...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great infomative place, and best of all its free! To me this was better than some of the paid places we visted

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Mnoet
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I am glad and thankful that we were given the time and resources to visit Busan Museum. It was enriching for us, especially for my teenage son. The place was huge and so welcoming - no restrictions, free entry. We got pretty good photos as...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 494irenev
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I have found little history in Busan predating the Korean war. It is almost as if all that was lost. This isn't a huge museum and parts are still being renovated, but between this and the Maritime musem, which is a national museum, I feel...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Claire Y
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Pretty small musuem detailing Busan's history with free admission. OK for a 30 minute trip but you might be better off hitting a shopping area or the Busan Musuem of Modern Art if you want something more time consuming.

Date of experience: October 2017
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