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Jeonju Historical Museum

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Address: 259, Ssukgogae-ro, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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+82 63-228-6485

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Good museum, but..

C1 ( 2015.05.21 ) This museum was located beside Jeonju National Museum. The atmosphere was clam and good. But I don't understand why two museum was operated separately. In... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 May 2015
Guri, South Korea
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Guri, South Korea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

C1 ( 2015.05.21 ) This museum was located beside Jeonju National Museum. The atmosphere was clam and good. But I don't understand why two museum was operated separately. In terms of operation cost, this two museum would be good to merge. It was certain that there was good museum. And can see about Jeonju's history.

Thank HanJuyoung
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2012

OK, so it's free. But even the gift shop is reasonable (with some nice quality local products, among others. . .) I lived near this museum for 4 years, so I frequently went as the grounds are beautiful and there are generally featured local changing exhibits. If you like history, it;s great to spend a few hours! Sometimes the English... More 

Thank SKinSK
Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2012

next to the national museum. free of charge. not so big. located a little bit far. quiet place, not many ppl visiting.

Thank Cherry7z
Jeonju, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2012

Interesting information about the Donghak Farmer's revolution which took place in the province as well as other historic events in Korea and Chonbuk province. Can be easily visited after visiting the Jeonju National Museum next door.

Thank veggiejeonju

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