Photo credit: National Library for Children and Young Adults/Korea Tourism Organization (upper left)
‘My Friend ASEAN’, an exhibition featuring the history and culture of the 10 ASEAN (Association of South-East Asian Nations) member countries, runs until November 11th at the exhibition hall of the National Library for Children and Young Adults (NLCY) in Seoul.
The exhibition also features videos about the 10 ASEAN members including Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Also on display are cultural items from each country such as local folk tale books, photos, picture books, elementary and secondary school textbooks, costumes, art and crafts, and musical instruments.
A wide range of programs and activities are also available including a quiz event that involves picking the right sticker for each country and a photo zone where you can take a picture against the backdrop of each country’s famous landmarks.
The exhibition is open free of charge for anyone who visits the library.
Courtesy of National Library for Children and Young Adults