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[Korea] Gimhae National Museum to Undergo Renovations

  • Date03/21/2013
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Marking its 15th anniversary, Gimhae National Museum’s Permanent Exhibition Hall (Galleries I & II) will embark on a nine month renovation project from April 1 through December 8.

The Permanent Exhibition Hall displays prehistoric cultural artifacts from the Nakdonggang River basin and relics from Gaya*. The renovation project is meant to upgrade its amenities in order to better accommodate the numerous collections from excavations and results from archaeological research.

During the renovation period, other facilities in the museum including Children’s Museum and Outdoor Exhibition will be open as usual.

* Gaya: Confederacy of 6 tribes in the Nakdonggang River area from around 42 to 562 CE.

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<Temporary Closure of the Gimhae National Museum Permanent Exhibition Hall>
Location: Gimhae National Museum Permanent Exhibition Hall, Gusan-dong Gimhae-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
Period: April 1 – December 8, 2013
Admission: Free
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