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Gahoe Museum

17, Bukchon-ro 12-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03056, South Korea
+82 2-741-0466
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Great for a cultural activity with kids, hands on

This is tiny, and has a good collection of art. However, we go regularly with guests when they... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2015
Clan_K-C
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Incheon, South Korea
Too small to bother

The quality of most of the works displayed did not really draw me in. I think it took me longer to... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2014
Welike2explore
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 Oct 2015
“Great for a cultural activity with kids, hands on”
22 Dec 2014
“Too small to bother”
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17, Bukchon-ro 12-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03056, South Korea
Samcheongdong / Bukchon
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+82 2-741-0466
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

This is tiny, and has a good collection of art. However, we go regularly with guests when they visit us here in Korea for the art activities. Reasonably prices, well-guided, you can pain wooden panels, tote bags, cards and learn about the styles used. Instruction...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2014

The quality of most of the works displayed did not really draw me in. I think it took me longer to take my shoes off and put them on then it did to walk the gallery. This is someone who is taking advantage of their...More

1  Thank Welike2explore
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Reviewed 2 May 2014

I loved this museum! It's small yet very rich in its collection! It is very convenient for families and couples with toddlers and kids. Do not hesitate to take part in at least one of the activities they offer. You'll get to learn a lot...More

1  Thank Emma K
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

This museum is a real hidden gem, nested in the heart of the traditional village it displays a very rich collection of Korean traditional paintings, some of which were saved from the total art destruction by the Japanese colonization. In addition, they offer fun and...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2014

Very interesting museum in a traditional Korean house within the traditional Korean village. The paintings are unique and you'll get to learn a lot about Korean traditional art. The curators are very helpful, speak excellent English, and are happy to explain and help. They also...More

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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
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