Plan Your Visit

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The National Museum of Korean Contemporary History
welcomes everybody who is willing
to visit our museum.


  • Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri/Sun 10:00 ~ 18:00
  • Wed/Sat 10:00 ~ 21:00
  • Enter 30 minutes before closing
  • The Museum is closed on January 1, New Year's Day, Chuseok.


  • Entry is free.

Museum Policies

  • Smoking is prohibited on the Museum premises.
  • As a courtesy to other visitors, please turn off your mobile phone or change into silent mode before entering the exhibition halls.
  • The use of flash photography and/or tripods as well as photography for commercial use are prohibited.
  • The use of bicycles, kick scooters, and rollerblades is prohibited both inside the Museum building and on the Museum premises.
  • Food and drink are not allowed into the exhibition halls. Pets, with the exception of service and assistance animals, are prohibited.

Strollers and Wheelchairs

  • Strollers for infants and wheelchairs for persons with disabilities are available free of charge (10 strollers, 4 wheelchairs)
  • Tel: +82-2-3703-9200