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The Koryo Museum

The Koryo Museum is a museum and UNESCO verified world heritage site in Kaesong, Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The museum is home to a collection of artefacts, texts and ancient buildings once the centre of the Koryo Dynasty, when Kaesong was capital of all Korea.

The UNESCO world heritage site plaque outside the museum

The Museum is a dominant feature of most tours to Kaesong after visiting the DMZ; it is notable for being one of the few sites visited in the country that has nothing to do with the regime's politics. The museum possesses a gift shop and a stamp shop.

Artefacts on display at the museum