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Seodaemun Museum of Natural History


The four-story building of the Seodaemun Museum of Natural History was the first public museum of natural history in Korea. Opened in 2003, the museum displays the origins of life on earth through a variety of real specimens of minerals, rocks and fossils, and through models, including life size models of dinosaurs, from all over the world. The museum is a fun and family-friendly attraction.

[Dec. 03, 2010 11:18  Input / Dec. 19, 2017 00:00  Publish]


• Address
03718  51, Yeonhui-ro 32-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul  
• Phone
• Fax
• Website
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• Hours of Operation
March to October:
- Weekdays: 09:00–18:00 / Weekends: 09:00–19:00
November to February:
- Weekdays: 09:00–17:00 / Weekends: 09:00–18:00
* Last entry 1 hr. before closing
• Holidays
Closed Mondays, January 1st, Lunar New Year and Chuseok
• Days of Operation

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Address 03718  51, Yeonhui-ro 32-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul  
Subway Sinchon Station (subway line 2) exits 3, 4

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TripAdvisor Reviews

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Traveler Rating4.5

Based on 31 Traveler

Latest 5 reviews of Seodaemun Museum of Natural History

5 2017-07-19 worldtraveller2801
Nice museum
While visiting Seoul, my son kept asking to see dinosaur bones so we decided to check out the Seodaemun Museum of Natural History. We arrived just after the museum opened at 9 and we were the only...
4 2017-02-12 Juan Francisco R
Very good !!
We went all the family, my kids are 5, 12 and 15. They really enjoyed but the only problem that nearly everything is in Korean. But it was not the big problem, the like the Dinos and earth...
4 2017-02-12 Carolina R
Good museum!!
We went yesterday with my 3 kids (5, 12 and 15). Was really fun but I don put 5 stars because nearly everything was in Korean. For the little one is no a problem because he enjoying mostly looking...
5 2016-09-20 Noura B
So good
this museum is so good for adults, young and kids. its about dinosaurs and plants and how human beings lived before. must visit for nature lovers
5 2016-06-14 AdventureMoose
Small but nice
It was smaller than we thought it would be but it did not disappoint! We have a 2 and 3 year old and they liked it. Not an all day trip though. 3 hours max.