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World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)

  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)
  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)
  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)
  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)
  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)
  • World Jewelry Museum (세계보석박물관)

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Address
75-3 Hwa-dong Jongno-gu Seoul-si
Inquiries
• 1330 tt call center: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info +82-2-730-1610
Operating Hours
11:00 - 17:00
Closed
Every Monday & Tuesday
  • Information
    Introduction

    Situated in the gallery district, in the back alley of Samcheongdong (east of Gyeongbokgung Palace), the World Jewelry Museum houses 3,000 jewelry pieces from 60 countries, which have been collected over a course of 30 years; of which 1,000 have been selected for display. The first floor contains an Amber Wall that goes back as far as 50 million years, the Golden Hall (El Dorado) where such beautiful displays captivated the Europeans, the Necklace Hall decorated with the most splendid techniques, and the solemn Alter of the Cross. The second floor holds a mask wall, rings, beads and ivory as well as modern jewelry.
     

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Over age 19 : 5,000 won
    Under age 19 : 3,000 won
    Group with more than 20 persons : 3,000 won

    Homepage
    www.wjmuseum.com (Korean, English, French, Japanese, Chinese)

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