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201 Jukheon-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea
+82 33-640-4457
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잘 해놓았네요. Good historical site

알쓸신잡을 보고 다녀왔는데 매달 마지막주 수요일은 문화의 날이라서 삼천원 입장료가 천오백원이네요. 깨끗하고 유익하였습니다. 한번쯤 가볼만 하네요. Clean and nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
Beautiful, but very commercialized

Beautiful, but many modern updates to the grounds. some historical education and museums available... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Steve C
Seoul, South Korea
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201 Jukheon-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon-do, South Korea
+82 33-640-4457
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

알쓸신잡을 보고 다녀왔는데 매달 마지막주 수요일은 문화의 날이라서 삼천원 입장료가 천오백원이네요. 깨끗하고 유익하였습니다. 한번쯤 가볼만 하네요. Clean and nice site. Last Wednesday of the month is "Day of Culture" so there is a 50% discount for entrance ticket (3000 won to 1500 won). It is...More

Thank Nami1671
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Beautiful, but many modern updates to the grounds. some historical education and museums available to see. Many people, very crowded and very sunny, not much shade on the grounds.

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Birth place of famous Joseon Calligrapher and his mother who is a famous artist of the Joseon Dynasty. We get to see many display of their work in the museum and also get an insight to the housing of Joseon Dynasty. It is an interesting...More

Thank birdwithoutleg
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It's the home of the most well know mother and son in Korea history. (Their picture are on Korea money note ₩50000 and ₩5000). There are lots of interesting exhibits of paintings, items used at their time as well as their houses. However, same as...More

Thank BWHK
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This is a large park and structures honoring the Mother of Korea and her scholar son. There is a lot of history here and large grounds and gardens.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 26 August 2016

It is home for a guy on 5,000 KRW note B and a lady on 50,000 KRW note. You will be able to see how people in Chosun dynasty (not common people, noble(Yangban) people) lived. But before you visit, I recommend a brief look on...More

Thank fengsushi
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The museum to know the history of Yulgeok Yi Yi, a famous Korean scholar from Joseon Dinasty. The museums are well-maintained and the park is very clean. A place worth visiting in Gangneung.

Thank Shinta W
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

There were great two Confusion scholars during Joseon dynasty. The one was Ehwang the other was EE. This is the place of EE (Lee Lee) was bornd. And his mother was very famous for good education. He is printed in 5000 note she is printed...More

Reviewed 26 November 2015

Government operated open museum which captures many of the artifacts of how the nobles lived in the past. Things to view include are buildings, walkways and numerous artifacts both from everyday life to scientific measurements of nature. Coffee shops and memento shops are conveniently located...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Beautiful grounds, well maintained buildings and a story to tell. Well worth visiting. The history of these buildings relates to the people who made a difference in Korea and their related impact on the nations history is remembered on the 50 000w and 5 000w...More

Thank Tony B
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