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Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)

  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
  • Mongchon Museum of History (몽촌역사관)
Address
424, Olympic-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 송파구 올림픽로 424 (방이동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2152-5900
Operating Hours
09:00-18:00
Closed
Mondays, New Year's Day
  • Information
    Introduction
    Designated as one of the renowned historic sites in Seoul, the museum is located within Olympic Park, and it houses the best-known relics and remains from ancient Baekje culture. The highlight of its exhibition includes the discoveries from Hangang River as well as more of early kingdom's great heritages.

    The Mongchon Museum of History displays artifacts from the excavations of the earthen fortifications as well as other artifacts of the Baekje Kingdom period, offering a glimpse into Baekje culture. A model of a Baekje dugout hut site reveals ancient dwelling patterns. Also, the facility displays perfectly preserved model of ancient houses, tombs, giving you the feel of traveling back to prehistoric ages. The museum serves as an educational institution for children and families, providing a wide assortment of cultural programs. However, visitors should note that some programs are limited as reservations are required for participation.

    Managing Organization
    Seoul Metropolitan Government

    Structure Size
    Total 1,663.2㎡
    Exhibition areas 745.8㎡
    Theater areas 42.9㎡
    Museum Storage 99㎡
    Management Office 775.5㎡

    Collections Status
    Baekje historical remains excavated from Hangang River (approx. 244 items) on display.

    Exhibition Hall Information
    - Korean Peninsula in the Prehistoric Era
    - Mongchontoseong Fortress
    - Pungnaptoseong Fortress
    - Fight at Hangang River of the Three Kingdoms
    - Baekje Spread by Sea
    - Experience Exhibition

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Parking Facilities
    Parking is available at Olympic Park North Gate 2 (P4)

    Parking Fee
    Charged

    Reservations
    Reservation required in advance for groups

    Homepage
    baekjemuseum.seoul.go.kr (Korean only)

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