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Leeum Samsung Museum of Art

747-18, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-890, South Korea
+82 2-2014-6900
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747-18, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-890, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was horrible - no smile, all the staff on their phones and when I went to the coffee after visiting the museum for a piece of cake (which I paid) , I asked for a glass of water and the waiter told me...More

1  Thank Lulacos
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always visit art museums when I'm visiting any foreign city. The Leeum Samsung Museum of Art is a must see for anyone who likes are, and beautiful modern museums. The museum has collections of modern and historical art; I only visited the modern wing...More

Thank ELBSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The collection of Korean ceramics, paintings, and bronzes is beautiful. They are displayed in the circular floor-plan building and are very well presented and described. The collection is not large and even if you read everything, it is not more than about an hour's visit...More

Thank JOIFL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a nice place to discover modern art. although it is quite far from the other attractions, it was worth going to.

Thank WanderGirl_0928
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At one glance from the outside, the architecture and design was stunning and could appeal to the visitors. However, the turn off was the inside, where the lack service from the staff on site couldn't make up for the efforts they put into the arts...More

1  Thank James r
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The historical part has a spectacular scenography, and we contemporary part displays a very interesting masterpiece of great artist. You should count 3 hour for the visit.

Thank lo_lausanne
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Looking from the outside I really can't wait to get into this museum as I expected to see something special there. Not interesting. Absolutely poor museum. Really disappointing. Now, after the visit, I wish I staid away and save time and money because it was...More

Thank DmitryStPetersburg
Reviewed 14 May 2017

By looking at the outside, you feel you want to go in and have a look at it. I was with my mom to visit this place with the hired private tour guide. I spent almost 4 hours to visit several levels of museum and...More

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Even if you're not into modern art, the museum's architecture is worth the visit and before or after the visit you can walk around the neighborhood that surrounds the museum. Is a very modern part of the city with great restaurants.

1  Thank Flaviosch
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Museum is kinda small than it seems. Entrance is 10,000 wons...some nice pictures can be taken outside the museum. Nice location close to Itaewon. Modern art section is pretty good

Thank Samuel D
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Neighboring the immense Yongsan American Garrison,
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and Haebangchong have undergone a major revival to
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alongside hip lounge bars and some of Seoul’s hottest
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