Cheongju Early Printing Museum, Cheongju

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  • I have a particular interest in the history of writing, so this was an important and fascinating museum for me. It's small but very well signed in English. Korea beat Gutenberg to movable metal type.....  more »
  • Cheongju Early Printing Museum which houses the metal movable types for the Buddhist scripture Jikji, printed in 1377. The rest of the museum has displays with detailed explanations of the...  more »
  • This is a lesser known museum, but has some great displays that show the history of printing. Free admission to such a nicely done museum was surprising. No crowd at all on this Tueaday when I visited and had the two floors of great exhibits all for myself! Everything is explained in Enflish as well. There is also some creative art displays that kids will have fun with. Absolutely worth a visit and an hour or two spent there.
  • Good place for a short trip
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