Historic Sites in South Korea

Historic Sites in South Korea

History Hit

24 Nov 2020

There’s a host of top Historic Sites in South Korea to visit such as the Korea War Memorial.

Our database is growing all the time, but we may not cover them all. So, if you know of other South Korean cultural landmarks, you can always add them to Trip Historic now by contacting us today.

What are the best Historic Sites in South Korea?

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1. The Korea War Memorial

The Korea War Memorial in Seoul is both a memorial to and a modern museum about Korea’s history of war. The main focus of the Korea War Memorial is the Korean War, but it also looks at other conflicts and military events dating back as far as prehistoric times. 

In terms of its role as a memorial, there is a hall in which are inscribed the names of UN and Korean soldiers killed in several conflicts including the Korean War and the Vietnam War.

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