The Story of King Sejong • The Story of Admiral Yi Sunshin

03172  B2 Level, 175 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul  

See & Do Attractions


The Story of King Sejong and The Story of Admiral Yi Sunshin are exhibitions halls about two of Korea's national heroes, King Sejong and Admiral Yi. The exhibition halls are located on the B2 level of the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts. In addition to viewing the exhibitions, children can also experience traditional Korean culture and try on hanbok. For more information on these activities, please ask at the information desk.


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03172  B2 Level, 175 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul  
- Gyeongbokgung Station (subway line 3) exit 6
- Gwanghwamun Station (subway line 5) exit 2, roughly 30m away
- Jonggak Station (subway line 1) exit 1

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Traveler RatingRating:4.0 (Based on 55 Traveler)

Latest 5 reviews of The Story of King Sejong & The Story of Admiral Yi Sunshin

  • Interesting museum and small hands on activities
    After visiting GyeongbukongPalace, this museum is across the street. You will notice it because of the large statue of King Sejong and Admiral Yi opposite from each other. The museums are below...
    Rating:5 Shikataganai732019-06-22
  • Extremely Prominent Figures in Korea's History
    We trudged through Seoul's huge Gwanghwamum Square, looking at its offerings, and noted an entrance to this museum behind the big statue of King Sejong. As we knew nothing about this king nor Admiral...
    Rating:5 Rumples2019-06-12
  • A lovely little underground find!
    We saw the two statues and decided to explore further. Lovely little find - on our way to Gyeongbukgong Palace - all underground - and a great experience to learn more about Seoul's history. A...
    Rating:5 blairabroad20122019-05-15
  • Experiential learning of history at its Best
    Walking back from the Gyeongbukgong Palace towards the Cheonggyecheon stream, we chanced upon this two statues in the middle of the busy street. When we went near, it led us to the discovery of an...
    Rating:5 YingYingOH2018-09-23
  • Seoul is awesome and this underground museum was an unexpected but delightful surprise!
    My fellow flight attendant and I decided to hop over to Korea for the first time and I’m so pleased we did! As a New Yorker I could really appreciate the bustling crowds and the contrast of natural...
    Rating:5 AlohaKola2018-09-14
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