We all know Gyeongju is the museum without walls, the capital of the Silla Dynasty. If you would like to explore more about the collections from the Joseon era, then Gyeongju National Museum is the must visit place when you travel to Gyeongju.
Gyeongju National Museum was founded in 1945, and have four exhibit halls for displaying different theme of collections.
Silla History Gallery
All about the cultural heritage things from the Silla time, you can have a glimpse of how people live back to the Unified Silla period
Silla Art Gallery
You can appreciate the artworks back to the Silla time, and Buddhist sculptures can be found as the symbolic fundamental for the art during the Silla time.
Have a look of the aristocrats of the royal houses back to the Silla time
Displaying large artifacts for visitors to appreciate.
They also have special exhibitions which you may appreciate the different artworks based on different exhibit time!
Regular Hours (Tuesday-Friday) 09:00 – 18:00
Saturdays (March – December) 09:00 – 21:00
Saturdays (January and February)& Holidays 09:00 – 19:00
186, Iljeong-ro, Gyeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 경주시 일정로 186 (인왕동)
Admission fee: Free
Official site of Gyeongju National Museum: http://gyeongju.museum.go.kr/
Accommodation recommended nearby/ in Gyeongju: http://goo.gl/t3S0NO
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