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Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)

  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)
  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)
  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)
  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)
  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)
  • Agricultural Museum (농업박물관)

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Address
16, Saemunan-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2080-5727 (Korean)
Closed
Mondays, Seollal, & Chuseok
(If Monday falls on a holiday, the museum is closed the day after the holiday period ends)
Length of Tour
Approx. 1hr, 30min
  • Information
    Introduction
    The Agricultural Museum first opened in 1987 and, after going through renovations, was reopened in July, 2005. The museum has three exhibition halls: the Agricultural History Hall, the Agricultural Community Hall, and the Agriculture Promotion Hall. In the museum, there are 2,000 artifacts on display and replicas of paddy fields, traditional homes, and marketplaces of agricultural societies. Through its variety of learning tools, the museums hopes visitors can gain a better understanding of what life was like for farmers in the past.

    Structure Size
    B1-2F

    Collections Status
    Agricultural artifacts: 2,000 peices

    Industry Information
    1) Agricultural artifacts exhibiton
    2) Cultural exhibition and special exhibiton
    3) Regular education for volunteers

    Program Information
    Rural communities experience program

    Exhibition Hall Information
    [Agriculture History Hall (1F)]
    Artifacts and films showing agricultural communities from prehistoric times to the modern era

    [Life of Farmers Hall (2F)]
    Models recreating the life of farm families from the olden days

    [Agricultural Cooperatives Promotional Hall (B1)]
    Information on farming and agricultural coopertatives

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Pets
    * Only a guide dog accepted

    Parking Facilities
    Available (near by public parking lot)

    Parking Fee
    1) Parking lot in front of Ewha Girl's High School
    - 500won for each 10min
    - Discount: 50% off parking fees for small cars


    2) Seoul Museum of History parking lot
    Small cars: 3,000won for 2hr, 500won for each additional 10min
    Large cars: 6,000won for 2hr, 1,000won for each additional 10min

    - Discount: 50% off parking fees for small cars, 20% off parking fees for vehicles with handicapped or man of national merit plates

    Reservations
    * Reservations required.
    * Reservations should be made at least 2 days before date of visit (no walk-ins).
    * Cancellations must be made no later than 2 days prior to visit.

    Max. capacity: Up to 200 people every hour
    Tel: 02-2080-5727~8


    Homepage
    www.agrimuseum.or.kr (Korean only)

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