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

TripAdvisor Reviews

Traveler Rating평점:4.0 (Based on 50 Traveler)

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

  • 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...
    평점: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...
    평점:5 Kola H2018-09-14
  • Fascinating
    Above the museum is the statue of the King, and that of Admiral Yi, on a area between two of the main highways leading to the Gyeongbokgung Palace gate. It is opposite the US embassy and there are...
    평점:4 MarcusHurley2018-06-02
  • Informative
    The monuments above the memorial museums are beautiful. Below them you will find the memorial museums. The entrance is on the side with the King Sejong statue. Both museums offer informative...
    평점:5 Shikataganai732018-04-07
  • Free museum
    The story of King Sejong is a museum, which is dedicated to this famous king of Korea. He is known for the creation of Hangul, Korean phonograms. The museum is located near the statue of king. The...
    평점:3 kimitakas2018-03-02
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