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Seoul Olympic Museum

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Very Good Olympic Museum

Admission is free to this museum that is located in the Olympic Park. It does a good job of... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Bill C
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Vancouver, Canada
Excellent Olympic Museum

Not far from the world Peace gate at the Olympic park is the Seoul Olympic Museum. This was built... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Mazmannan
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Admission is free to this museum that is located in the Olympic Park. It does a good job of providing highlights of the 1988 Seoul Summer Olympic Games. There are displays on the history of the Olympic Games and the individual sports featured in the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bill C
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Not far from the world Peace gate at the Olympic park is the Seoul Olympic Museum. This was built in 1990 to commemorate the 1988 Olympic games held in Seoul which was widely regarded as a successful Olympic games. Admission is free. The opening hours...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

It is focus on Korean athletes and 88 Seoul Olympic Games(summer). Nice to have a look if you come for the first time. 2nd floor, there are a coffee shop, small souvenir shop and more exhibition.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

I don't think the museum is a "must see" but it's free and worth a visit if you're in the area and have nothing better to do. It's not very big (if I remember correctly it was only 2 or 3 floors). Was able to...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

This is an excellent museum which is full of fascinating displays on the history of the Olympic Games in ancient and modern times, as well everything to do with the Seoul 1988 Olympics. Videos, text, sporting equipment, Olympic torches, merchandise and other objects are on...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 3 January 2015

I am a huge fan of sport museums but this one is very poor, not for foreign visitors, the very few infos are about Korea and what the olympics did for the country. There is a lot of english spelling mistakes, the video archives website...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank LDALLET
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Worth a visit if you are in the Olympic Park - the museum is free to enter and is very much a commemoration of the 1988 games, including all the planning that went on to prepare for them. Good video footage of the opening and...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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