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Gallery&Museum Namyangju History Museum

WriterAdministratorDate12/05/2019

Namyangju History Museum1
  • Location

    Namyangju

  • Address

    (237-3) 121, Paldang-ro, Wabu-eup, Namyangju-si, Gyeonggi-do

  • TEL

    +82-31-576-0558

Namyangju has a long history, tradition, and rich cultural heritage including prehistoric artifacts and royal tombs of the Joseon Dynasty

Namyangju, forming the civilization of the Hangang River!
Namyangju has a long history, tradition, and rich cultural heritage including prehistoric artifacts and royal tombs of the Joseon Dynasty standing along the Hangang River. In addition, Dasan Jeong Yak-yong, known as the master scholar of Joseon Silhak, completed his academic achievements in Namyangju. You can learn the history and culture of the civilization of the Hangang River from the beginning to the present in the Namyangju History Museum.

Museum Adventure - I’m an archaeologist, too!
Theme
- Guess the original condition of an uncovered artifact in an archaeological manner.
- Learn the process in which excavated artifacts are prepared for exhibition through excavation, record, restoration, measurement, and rubbing.
Description
(1) Research scope of archeology.
  Understand the research scope of archeology through excavation, recording, restoration, measurement, rubbing, etc.
(2) Excavation process
Understand excavation purposes, methods, and tools.
  - Experience the excavation process.
  - Experience the restoration of excavated earthenware and roof tile pieces.
(3) Measurement of remains and artifacts
  - Measurement
  - Rubbing practice
  - Guess the original condition of an uncovered artifact.

Opening hours : 9am-6pm
Closed : Monday | January 1 | Lunar New Year's Day and Chuseok
Admission : Adults: KRW 1,000 | Middle/High school students: KRW 800 | Children: KRW 600 | Free for preschoolers and people of age 65 and over
Directions : Subway Jungang Line, Paldang Station Exit 1 (2 minute walk)