Jeonju is situated 120 miles (193 kilometers) south of the national capital Seoul and approximately 120 miles (193 kilometers) west of Busan.
Slip back through the mists of time at Gyeonggijeon and Pungnammun Gate, just a sample of the fascinating historic places in Jeonju. After you’ve visited these, it’s also valuable to visit some of the other monuments and heritage buildings in Jeonju.
Step back in time and discover local history by taking a trip to the Jeonju Historical Museum, one of the main historical museums. Enjoy the collection’s interesting exhibits and browse the centuries-old relics throughout this reflective space.
The Jeonju National Museum is an inspiring oasis for culture vultures in Jeonju. Savor the atmosphere, ask the friendly staff about any one-off exhibitions, grab something from the gift shop or just enjoy the lovingly crafted exhibits.