【South Korea】10 Free Attractions in Seoul 🇰🇷

If you loving going to museums or want to learn more about the South Korean history, then these 10 attractions may interest you…

1. National Museum of Korea

Monday,Tuesday, Thursday & Friday – 09:00 ~ 18:00
Wednesday & Saturday – 09:00~21:00
Sunday & Holiday – 09:00~19:00

Permanent Exhibitions Fee : Free
Special Exhibitions Fee : Charge

🏠Address : 137 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, 04383, Republic of Korea
☎️Phone : +82-2-2077-9046 (Korean, English) / 9045 (Japanese) / 9047 (Chinese)

💻WebsiteNational Museum of Korea

2. National Hangeul Museum of Korea

Tuesday ~ Friday, Sunday & Holiday – 09:00~18:00
Saturday & Culture day – 09:00~21:00

Closed on January 1, Seolnal (Lunar New Year) and every Monday.
If Monday is a holiday, it will be closed on the following day.

🏠Address: 139, Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
☎️Phone : 02-2124-6200

💻WebsiteNational Hangeul Museum

3. National Palace Museum of Korea 

Tuesday~Friday – 09:00~18:00 (Last admission at 17:00)
Weekend & Holidays – 09:00~19:00 (Last admission at 18:00)
Closed on Mondays

🏠Address: Hyojaro 12, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03045
☎️Phone: 02-3701-7500

💻WebsiteNational Palace Museum of Korea

4. The Museum of Gugak (Museum of traditional Korean music)

Monday – 09:00~18:00
Tuesday~Saturday – 09:00~18:00, 20:00~22:00
Closed on Sundays

🏠Address: National Gugak Center, 2364, Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul, Korea Zip: 06757

💻WebsiteNational Gugak Center

5. Seoul Museum of Art

Click here for their opening hours

🏠Address: (Seosomun-dong) 61 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04515
☎️Phone: +82-2-2124-8800

💻WebsiteSeoul Museum of Art

6. War Memorial of Korea

Admission Hours: 09:00 ~ 18:00
(Last Wednesday of every month :09:00 ~ 20:00)
Closed every Monday
(If a Monday is a holiday, then we are closed the day after the holiday is over.)

🏠Address: 29,Itaewon-ro,Yongsan-gu,Seoul The War Memorial of Korea 04353

💻Website:War Memorial of Korea

7. The National Folk Museum of Korea 

Monday – 09:00~18:00
Tuesday~Saturday – 09:00~18:00, 20:00~22:00
Closed on Sundays

🏠Address: 37 Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 03045

💻Website:National Folk Museum of Korea

8. National Museum of Korean Contemporary History 

March to May : 09:00-18:00 (entrance is allowed until 17:00)
June to August : 09:00-18:30 (entrance is allowed until 17:30)
September to October : 09:00-18:00 (entrance is allowed until 17:00)
November to February : 09:00-17:00 (entrance is allowed until 16:00)
May to August : 09:00~19:00 on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays (entrance is allowed until 18:00)
* Closure: Open Throughout The Year

🏠Address: 198 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03141

💻WebsiteNational Museum of Korean Contemporary History

9. Seoul Museum of History 

Assortment March-October November-February
Weekdays 09:00~20:00 09:00~20:00
Sat, Sun, Holidays 09:00~19:00 09:00~18:00

Closed on January 1 and Mondays (However, the convenience facilities on the first floor are always open)

🏠Address:55 Saemunan-ro, Jonggno-gu, Seoul 03177

💻WebsiteSeoul Museum of History

10. Gyeonghuigung Palace


🏠Address:55 Saemunan-ro, Jonggno-gu, Seoul 03177

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Gyeongbokgung Palace is near the Seoul Museum of History

💻WebsiteGyeonghuigung Palace (note that their website is in korean)

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