Museum in Daegu

Daegu National Museum

This excellent museum has English labelling throughout most of its collection – and what a collection. Armour, jewellery, Buddhist relics from various different eras, Confucian manuscripts, clothing and textiles are…
Tomb in Daegu

Bullo-dong Tumuli-gongwon

If you’re already in the north end of the city, stop by Bullo-dong Tumuli-gongwon, an enormous open space covering some 330,000 sq metres. The grassy hillocks that rise like bumps across the valley are tumuli (buria…
Museum in Daegu

Daegu Yangnyeongsi Museum of Oriental Medicine

An interactive museum on the upper two levels with re-creations of traditional clinics, video quizzes and many a stuffed animal – enough to even keep kids entertained. It's a visually exciting introduction to orient…
Market in Daegu

Daegu’s Herbal Medicine Market

This market, west of the central shopping district, has a history as vast as its scope. It dates from 1658, making it Korea’s oldest medicine market and still one of its largest. The stores spill onto the street wit…
Landmark in Daegu


An unmistakable landmark in the area with its large cross.
Temple in Daegu


A temple in Apsan Park, southern Daegu.
Temple in Daegu


A temple in Apsan Park, southern Daegu, with a large, white standing stone Buddha.
University in Daegu

Gyeongbuk University

A national university in the north of Daegu.