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Trickeye Museum

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Address: 357-1, Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu | Seogyo Plaza B2, Seoul 121-838, South Korea
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+82 2-3144-6300
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09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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The Trickeye Museum is an art gallery with paintings created using 'trompe...

The Trickeye Museum is an art gallery with paintings created using 'trompe l'oeil' techniques that give each 2D art piece the illusion of being in 3D. Instead of merely viewing paintings (as in a typical art gallery) visitors can interact with the paintings, posing themselves just right so that they look as if they are part of the original work. Moreover, Ice Museum is located in the Trickeye Museum, which is made in all ice such as iced TV and iced kichen. You can enjoy museum activities all in iced.To ensure that even its busiest patrons have time to enjoy the fun, the museum stays open each day until 9PM(last admission by 8PM), making it a popular date and hang-out place.Outside of the main exhibition hall is a main square that is decorated like the Santorini in Greece.The main square is also home to the museum café (simply called ‘Cafe Santorini') which serves you muffin and drinks.

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US$12.00*
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US$95.00*
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Full-Day Tour of Western Seoul

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An amazing day :D

It is a fantastic place. If you wanna be child again you shoul go there. Don't forget your camera or clean your phone memory cuz you will take hundreds of picture :) Have good... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a fantastic place. If you wanna be child again you shoul go there. Don't forget your camera or clean your phone memory cuz you will take hundreds of picture :) Have good time from now...

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our 7 year old had a great time posing for all the photos, and it was larger than I expected. There is a bit of nudity in a few of the displays, but nothing obscene.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The paint and artwork is so well made. You can take the funniest pictures there. Really awesome 3D attraction. We had a blast. A fun place to visit!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Trickeye Museum is best for taking awesome 3D pictures. Just outside are korean restaurants where you can dine after taking a lot of souvenir pictures.

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited with some friends and I have to say that for such a small museum, the fun was huge. Lots of awesome murals to take some convincing photos. The ice museum which was also included on the ticket was also fun, cold, but worth seeing. I recommend It. What I love the most was that there was something for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is really small but the paint is really impressive! You can easy spend 2 hours inside taking really convincing photographs!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time here with all the different places you can take photos on. It wasn't too busy, we were able to get a photo on all the pieces without waiting too long

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Great to hear you had a good laugh! We hope our museum did not disappoint and had a good time there. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have some spare time and you are roaming around Hongae around, it is a good place to visit. Typical place that you will take lots of photos.

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Thank you for leaving a review about Trickeye Museum. We hope it was nothing but an enjoyable experience. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can have funny photo in this place and also get the idea how to take amazing photo.There are also have Love museum but have to buy another ticket.

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We hope Trickeye Museum was an enjoyable experience. Thank you for visiting. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has some fun illusions to take funny pictures, but it definitely didn't seem worthy of the high ratings it has on here. I also found the price (15,000 won) a bit much considering how much in Seoul is both more worthwhile and cheaper. It wasn't bad, but I would have rather kept my money.

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Thank you for leaving a review. We run plenty of on-line promotions that offer discounts to foreign visitors (up to 20%). More 

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Carefree enthusiasm is everywhere in this energetic neighborhood centered on Hongik University, Korea’s top art school. From its assortment of murals to the occasional amateur street performances, creativity and expression make up the wild and beating heart of vibrant Hongdae. At the Free and Hope Market (weekends at the Hongdae Children’s Playground) you'll find one of Seoul’s most popular handmade and creative markets drawing consistent crowds. At Hongdae, there’s never a shortage of things to do and see; food and drink options are nearly endless as are shops and noraebang (karaoke) rooms. Hongdae is also one of Seoul’s top party and club scenes catering to a younger demographic; if a packed club isn’t your scene, you'll also find a range of music venues and bars offering live music in all genres. Although Hongdae has lost much of its unique appeal and undergone rapid commercialization in recent years, be sure to explore Hongdae’s edges in areas such as Sangsu-dong and Yeonnam-dong where Hongdae’s fiercely independent streak still runs freely.
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