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Small palace with an excellent exhibition

Well-maintained palace in a fortress outside Seoul, with an excellent life-size exhibition... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
Very Nice Small Museum

This new museum does a nice job explaining Korean culture. The major drawback is that there is... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Porto, Portugal
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3 weeks ago
“Small palace with an excellent exhibition”
26 Aug 2018
“Very Nice Small Museum”
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49, Maehyang-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 442-160, South Korea
+82 31-228-4205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well-maintained palace in a fortress outside Seoul, with an excellent life-size exhibition. Accessible by subway and bus. Nice small streets outside the palace.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

This new museum does a nice job explaining Korean culture. The major drawback is that there is little in English. The location is next to the Chicken Street which is perfect for a fried chicken lunch with a beer.

1  Thank Winstonthedog
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This museum is specialize in "Suwon Hwaseong Fortress" which got the UNESCO Cultural Heritage. You can see the process of make the fortress and also the sample of many fortresses around the world which were the case study and analysed for building this great fortress.

Thank mesymes
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This was a good place to learn about the history of Suwon and the South Korean culture. The price of admission is very reasonable.

Thank Randall L
Reviewed 16 June 2016

From Seoul station just take Line 1 subway and stop at suwon station, 1 hour approximately reach suwon. There you can visit the hwaseong hwaenggung palace, then you can walk straight at the street beside the palace. That is art-street, it is very nice, beautiful...More

Thank NuriYase
Reviewed 28 September 2014

You can almost miss it. When you get through the door turn left and the museum is right there. It has a few photos of the fortress pre- reconstruction and it documents its history and the efforts to bring it back to its splendor. There...More

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