Introduction

Designated as one of the renowned historic sites in Seoul, the museum is located within Olympic Park, and it houses the best-known relics and remains from ancient Baekje culture. The highlight of its exhibition includes the discoveries from Hangang River as well as more of early kingdom's great heritages.

The Mongchon Museum of History displays artifacts from the excavations of the earthen fortifications as well as other artifacts of the Baekje Kingdom period, offering a glimpse into Baekje culture. A model of a Baekje dugout hut site reveals ancient dwelling patterns. Also, the facility displays perfectly preserved model of ancient houses, tombs, giving you the feel of traveling back to prehistoric ages. The museum serves as an educational institution for children and families, providing a wide assortment of cultural programs. However, visitors should note that some programs are limited as reservations are required for participation.

 

Address: 

424, Olympic-ro, Songpa-gu, Seoul[Google Map]

 

 

Homepage: 

baekjemuseum.seoul.go.kr (Korean only)

 

 

How To Use

 

Admission / Participation Fees: 

Free

 

Parking Fee: 

Charged

 

Structure Size: 

Total 1,663.2㎡
Exhibition areas 745.8㎡

Theater areas 42.9㎡

Museum Storage 99㎡
Management Office 775.5㎡

 

 

Transportation

 

[Subway]

Mongchontoseong Station (Seoul Subway Line 8), Exit 1.

Walk straight towards North Gate.


[Bus]
Take Bus No. 3220  and get off at Yoon's English Academy/Samsung SNS
Bus Stop (윤선생영어교실앞/삼성SNS 정류장) or Bus No. 4318 then
get off at Songpa/Jamsil Tax Office (송파/잠실세무서 정류장).
Proceed to the gate walking for about 960m to arrive at the museum.

 

 

Additional Info

 

Collections Status: 

Baekje historical remains excavated from Hangang River (approx. 244 items) on display.

 

Reservations: 

Reservation required in advance for groups

 

zipcode: 05540

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

• For more info: +82-2-2152-5900

parkingculture: Parking is available at Olympic Park North Gate 2 (P4)

restdateculture: Mondays, New Year's Day

usetimeculture: 09:00-18:00

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