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Silla Arts and Science Museum (신라역사과학관)

  • Silla Arts and Science Museum (신라역사과학관)
  • Silla Arts and Science Museum (신라역사과학관)
  • Silla Arts and Science Museum (신라역사과학관)
  • Silla Arts and Science Museum (신라역사과학관)

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Address
33, Hadonggongyechon-gil
Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 경주시 하동공예촌길 33 (하동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-745-4998
Operating Hours
Summer Season (March-September) 09:00-18:30
Winter Season (November-February) 09:00-17:30
Closed
Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) Holidays
Length of Tour
Individual tour: about 30 min
Group tour: about 40-50 min
  • Information
    Introduction

    Silla Arts and Science Museum is located in Gyeongju Folk Craft Village, and displays miniature models of cultural assets in the region in order to promote the scientific principles of the cultural properties.

    On the first floor of the museum are cultural items including Sillawanggyeongdo, unearthed relics from Hwangnamdaechong Tomb and a reconstruction of relics from Namsan Mountain.

    The second floor houses a golden crown of Silla and Baekje, and Tripitaka Koreana of Haeinsa Temple. The basement has miniatures of Seokguram Grotto and Gunwisamjonseokbul in Palgongsan Mountain. Outside the museum, Gameunsaji and Cheomseongdae observatory are on display. The museum is unique for promoting scientific preservation methods of cultural relics based on a thorough analysis of their structure and genuine beauty.



    Admission / Participation Fees
    Individuals - Adults 3,000 won / Students 2,500 won
    Groups - Adults 2,500 won / Students 2,000 won

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Available (Group visit requires a reservation in advance)

    Homepage
    http://www.sasm.or.kr
    (Korean only)

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