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Hangaram Art Museum

Seoul Arts Center 700 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul 137-718, South Korea
+82 2-580-1300
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The museum is hard to reach by public transport and the "art" shown in the galleries is ok at best... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
henkieIII
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Not a bad way to spend a warm day

Nice museum with permanent exhibits and rotating ones as well as other arts like Opera, classical... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vicvictor
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4 weeks ago
“Not a bad way to spend a warm day”
Mar 13, 2018
“A collection of galleries ”
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Seoul Arts Center 700 Seocho-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul 137-718, South Korea
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is hard to reach by public transport and the "art" shown in the galleries is ok at best. The classic exhibitions are heavily overpriced and nothing is in English. As a non-Korean visitor, don't bother. The museum of modern art is 1/5th of...More

Thank henkieIII
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice museum with permanent exhibits and rotating ones as well as other arts like Opera, classical music and dance. I spent a few hours there looking at art and stumbling into a contemporary dance show which was pretty good and very original. It was a...More

Thank Vicvictor
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

On the occasion I visited there were two distinct gallery's at Hangaram. There is very little English here - so, be enchanted by what you see. Marie Laurencin The first gallery I visited had an extensive collection of works by Marie Laurencin. No photography as...More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

I understand if you do not have English for temporary exhibits, but there is no excuse for not at least having an English audio guide or even one single pamphlet in English. Chinese, Thai, Australian, and North American tourists rely on English translations; we should...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

It has always been some interesting exhibition going on such as Van Gogh, Renoir, etc... Just like the national gallery in London I'd say.

1  Thank YEONTAK
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Hangaram Art Museum is part of the Seoul Art Center. Is huge! Lots of galleries and exhibitions. There is a coffee, lots of souvenir shops

Thank Samuel D
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

There are endless schedules of exhibition in this huge museum. Usually 3 or more different exhibitions are open simultaneously.

1  Thank obinlove
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Hangaram Art Museum offers world-class art exhibitions on collections or topics. I experienced several of them, among others there was an exhibition on French impressionists or ongoing a collection for the 30th anniversary of Musée d Orsay.

Thank Urs G
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Exhibits world-class art exhibitions, mostly on world-tours. It's clean, cheap and convenient. Know what they are showing before you go!

Thank Brian J
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

not only painting. there are concert hall, traditional music hall, gallery etc. it is art complex. you may experience all of music of seoul

Thank J I K
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