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Central Buddhist Museum

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Small but great. Lot to learn about the religion and culture as well. Good souvenirs to buy around..

Reviewed 5 February 2017
Samuel D
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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Great little complex

We visited the museum and temple during the birthday celebration. The grounds are beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2016
janandfam
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 Feb 2017
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12 May 2016
“Great little complex”
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45, Gyeonji-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Gwanghwamun / Jongno
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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Small but great. Lot to learn about the religion and culture as well. Good souvenirs to buy around..

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We visited the museum and temple during the birthday celebration. The grounds are beautiful and covered in beautiful lanterns. The special events include bathing of the Buddha and covering him in gold. The museum is small but offers interesting facts related to the history of...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

There isn't much in this charming little museum, right next to the Jogyesa (Buddhist Temple), but what's here is attractive. The big attraction is a number of beautiful screens illustrated with important figures and events from Buddhist history. There are pretty good signs in several...More

Thank Doug S
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Gwanghwamun / Jongno
If Gwanghwamun is the unofficial living room of Seoul,
Jongno is the main hallway connecting some of Seoul’s
most important historic sites and neighbourhoods.
Being one of Seoul’s oldest neighbourhoods, the area
is rich with history and culture in its palaces,
shrines, and temples. Stand in the centre of
Gwanghwamun Square with Gyeongbokgung Palace and Mt.
Bugak in front of you, King Sejong the Great statue
...More
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