in june 2020, the history gallery opened in the permanent exhibition hall on the 5th floor. you can see, hear and discover the modern and contemporary history which ordinary people of the Republic of Korea have journeyed together.
Korea’s first museum of modern and contemporary history Opened on December 26, 2012 Eco-friendly facility; renovated former Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism building Space for cultural enrichment and historical dialogue
On display are 1,500 artifacts, including the March 1st Declaration of Independence and the president’s desk Houses a collection of over 40,000 artifacts Vividly conveys Korea’s modern and contemporary history
featured exhibition space that utilizes cutting-edge information and cultural technologies Showcases 1,500 pieces that provides a one-stop overview of Korean politics, society, economy, and culture
Schools within a museum Offers a wide array of fun, experiential learning programs Boosts imagination, observational skills, and sensibility through diverse cultural experiences