Heo Jun Museum

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Heo Jun Museum

Heo Jun was the most renowned doctor in his era. He wrote many medical books to help alleviate patients' suffering. His most famous medical book Dongeuibogam, which is an almanac of Korean Medicine, is the most shining example of his sublime humanity. He is rightly praised as the Asia's "Saint of Medicine".
Located in Gayang-dong, Gangseo-gu, Heo Jun Museum is a museum of Korean Medicine dedicated to the work of the great doctor Heo Jun. It offers models, videos, touch screens and experiential space, allowing visitors to find out more about Oriental medicine.
The museum possesses over 900 relics related to Korean Medicine and its experiential programs, such as Korean medicinal food event, Korean Medicine crafts exhibition, exhibition of medicinal herb specimens and Dongeuibogam Exhibition, allow visitors not only to see, but also to experience and feel so that they can learn about Oriental medicine in a way that they feel comfortable.

Information

  • Subway Line 5 Balsan Station Exit 3-Bus 6657, 6630, 1002
    Subway Line 9 Gayang Station Exit 1-walk 10 min.
  • 3661-8686
  • Buses 1002, 660, 652, 6657, 6630, 6631, 6712
  • http://www.heojun.seoul.kr