War Memorial of Korea
29 Itaewon-ro, Namyeong-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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War Memorial of KoreaA free museum, the War Memorial of Korea explores the country’s ancient and modern military history. Outside the entrance lie sculptures dedicated to fallen Koreans and allies, as well as an extensive display of military vehicles you can climb and enter. Inside, detailed exhibitions tell of the country’s turbulent history, particularly the Korean War. Expect poignant, interactive displays from the South Korean perspective, including 4-D simulations of the Battle of Incheon and the harsh conditions that soldiers endured during the war.