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Busan Museum of Art

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Address: 58 APEC-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan 48060, South Korea
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Art museum is so so, big and they have nice collection, but i would like to recommend Ufan Lee's museum. It placed inside of Busan Art museum. there is extra charge. but the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
The Hague, The Netherlands
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Art museum is so so, big and they have nice collection, but i would like to recommend Ufan Lee's museum. It placed inside of Busan Art museum. there is extra charge. but the collection and building is so beautiful.

Thank young92
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building is not that special for a museum of art, but this does not matter because the two exhibitions we saw were nice. The museum only has temporary exhibitions. Whether you enjoy the place, it really depends. And I am the lucky one. Try the pumpkin latte at the restaurant. It is actually milk with pumpkin. This special drink... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised with the theme of the Busan Biennale and the exhibition in celebration of the 100th anniversary of Lee Jung Seob. Both exhibitions were impeccably curated and it was enjoyable just wandering around and learning more about Korean art. Definitely worth a visit if you are an art lover. The museum is closed on Mondays though so do take... More 

Thank YuhTing
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This museum doesn't have a permanent exhibition. It offers room to temporary exhibitions for which you pay separately. So when you enter the museum make sure you buy a ticket for an exhibition which interests you. Otherwise you end up paying an amount of money (we payed 12.000 won per person) for something which isn't your cup of tea.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

when we arrived, all the exibhits other than the "statue garden" were closed, so we went to look at the statues. Let's just say we soon found our way out of there.

Thank Tal288
Hong Kong, China
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We had read that this was quite a good shelter from the rain, otherwise not a key sight, however, it was disappointing. When we walked in, we were told that they were setting up their next exhibition so I thought that we would just see the permanent exhibition, which did not exist!!! I'd look up the website next time!!

Thank L L
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Well designed, airy, spacious. Take your time to explore the exhibits, indoors and outdoors. Lots of seating made available on every floor. The gift shop is a disappointment though. Sells more touristy bric a brac with highly inflated prices vs souvenirs of the artwork exhibits at the gallery.

Thank lingwucong
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Excellent museum, mostly with modern and contemporary art from local artists. Also hosts some temporary exhibitions by some foreign artists. Nice and modern building. It is free entrance. Not all information is in English.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

It was a rainy day, and I did not feel like going to a variety of places that morning. After a visit to Shinsegae Department Store, the Busan Museum of Art was in the same neighborhood, so I thought I would stop by. The end result did not disappoint. I am so happy I paid this Museum a visit. There... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

The size of the museum is quite big but their exhibits really not so interesting and attractive. However, the park around the museum is much more beautiful and attractive. It is because it was autumn time when I visited it. Red maples leaves was so eye-catching.

Thank viviensin

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