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UN Memorial Cemetery

93, UN pyeonghwa-ro, Nam-gu, Busan 48529, South Korea
+82 51-625-0625
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USD 129.99*
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Full-Day Busan Tour Including Haedong Yonggungsa Temple
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USD 135.00*
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Best of Busan With Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park and Dongbaek Island
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  • Average5%
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“korean war” (72 reviews)
“united nations” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
93, UN pyeonghwa-ro, Nam-gu, Busan 48529, South Korea
+82 51-625-0625
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

A visit to this unique cemetery gives a further insight to the losses of war. The memorabilia halls gives an opportunity to become personal with the sacrifices made by the soldiers.

Thank Anders H
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

However can ı go To This place from ulsan city center ?Also is This place open To visit at New years holiday (27-28-29.01.2017)? Please help me really ı want To visit This area.

Thank Asım D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

An appropriate place for reflection. Helpful guides. Limited information on why the Korean War happened. It would be good if this was upgraded so people can reflect and learn from mistakes which were made.

1  Thank J Robert G
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The memorial has extensive gardens that are nice to walk around. There are monuments to each country who participated in the UN coalition during the Korean War. Despite being in the middle of the city, it was oddly tranquil.

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

"Far exceeding" the Punchbowl in Honolulu, Hawaii and the one in Kanchanaburi, Thailand, this war cemetery occupies "quite spacious" grounds on which are beautiful multi-colored roses & neatly-trimmed shrubs among the memorial headstones (about 2,300 of them for the soldiers buried here of various nations...More

1  Thank Myo M
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Take the exit 3 from Daeyeon MRT station and walk into the main street. About 500 meters. Then turn left and you have arrived. A must see for everyone who is interested in the history of Korea and especially the Korean war. The cemetary has...More

1  Thank Mischa O
Reviewed 12 December 2016

End of the day and almost a perfect way to finish of a busy day of sightseeing. Try and get there for the flag lowering at 4pm, short video gives a good intro of the site etc.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Busan was the last piece of land the UN forces could hold against the Chinese and North Koreans after the US forces had failed to detect that the communist built up 750.000 men behind their army. The entire land was occupied by them , and...More

Thank Ahmet C
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Any one who has read about the Korean War should visit this cemetery. It is nicely laid out with plenty of trees and flowers. The visitor centre provides a short video giving the background to this cemetery. .

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The UN Memorial Cemetery is a well administered, beautifully maintained final resting place for many allied soldiers who died during the Korean War. If you have time during your visit to Busan, drop in for a couple of hours and walk around this solemn but...More

Thank Philip K
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22 January 2017|
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Response from naomiind | Reviewed this property |
more that ₩10.000 i guess. i think its cheaper to use subway
Carmelita A
11 August 2015|
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Response from KosieDesign | Reviewed this property |
looked like bus might be a better option. but if you don't have much time taxi would be good. we got a taxi from Jagalchi market. cost us less than $10 one way. ($7~8?)