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Museum of Korean Embroidery

06053  34 Nonhyeon-ro 132-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul  

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About

The Museum of Korean Embroidery was established in 1976 and exhibits traditional Korean embroidery and crafts. Visitors will be able to see traditional embroidery bojagi (wrapping cloth), bed linens, and paper craft. The collection is comprised of over 500 pieces and examples of Korean embroidery patterns like jasu sagyebungyeongdo (four seasons embroidery), danggui ojoryongbo (five-clawed dragon adornment for garments), and the oldest embroidered work in Korea, the sipjangsaeng (ten symbols of longevity) mattress. Admission to the Museum of Korean Embroidery is free.

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Address
06053  34 Nonhyeon-ro 132-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul  
Subway
Hakdong Station (subway line 7) exit 10, roughly 5 min. away on foot

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Traveler RatingRating:4.0 (Based on 15 Traveler)

Latest 5 reviews of The Museum of Korean Embroidery

  • Not what you would expect
    My husband and I were in Seoul in April and on our first day we figured we would try out or navigation skills. Let me tell you they were put to the test in trying to find this place. Even the...
    Rating:2 Equinox032018-07-15
  • Signage is there but no entrance
    The Museum of Korean Embroidery in Apgujeong-dong is hard to find and when you finally locate it, there is no visible entrance except for a sign stating the museum's name.
    Rating:2 Neith2932016-05-09
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