National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art


The best reason for making the trip out to Seoul Grand Park is to visit this large and striking museum spread out over three floors and surrounded by a sculpture garden. The standout installation here is Nam June Paik's The More the Better (1988), an 18m-tall, pagoda-shaped tower of 1000 television screens. Commenting on our increasingly electronic universe, it seems both prescient and quaintly nostalgic in today's smartphone era.

Special exhibition entry costs vary.

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