Top Historical Places in Jeju

Are you looking to explore the history of Jeju through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Jeju including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Jeju. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Jeju ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Jeju, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Jeju for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Jeju with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Jeju Glass Castle

    Tags: Theme Park, Castle, Entertainment

    It's not everyday that you see a theme park for glass art. The 200 pieces of art in this attraction are exhibited in two sections, one outdoors and the other indoors. Altogether they look like something out of a fairytale, but also from the future. The main attractions are: A glass Beanstalk from the Jack and the Beanstalk tale A room full of mirrors that looks like a dream Glass fishes made f...Read more
  2. Jeju Stone Park

    Tags: Park, Statue, Specialty Museum

    The island of Jeju has a rich mythological history. For many Koreans the island resembles Paradise. This stone Park does a wonderful job of communicating that mystique. There are three main walking trails. Stone figures and structures decorate and loom over these trails. The highlights of the park are: The Sky Pond : A feature that plays a prominent role in Jeju's legend The Jeju Stone Museum ...Read more
  3. Samsunghyeol

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site

    This place is unusual even by the standards of mythological landmarks. It is three holes in the ground, regular sized and in every way unremarkable. Yet, thanks to their ties to local legend, tens of thousands drop by to visit every year. It's said that three demi-gods once emerged from these holes. They would go on to become the ancestors of the Goh, Bu, and Yang clans of the island of Jeju. T...Read more
  4. Jeju Mini Land

    Tags: Theme Park, Unesco Site

    It took five years to build this park and they've done a pretty comprehensive job. It's a collection of miniaturized reproductions of architectural wonders and heritage sites from around the world. Altogether there are 116 architectural wonders and 50 UNESCO sites. Common examples include: Bulguksa Temple, Jageumseong Castle, the Statue of Liberty, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur, the Great Wall of Ch...Read more
  5. Jeju Mokgwana Image
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    Tags: Historical Site

    Jeju Mokgwana is a place of historic importance. It was a site of military structures that were destroyed during the Japanese colonial era. Today, you can get a glimpse of the past while touring the reconstructed buildings on the premises. The structures are rebuilt in such a way that the influence of old Korean architecture is evident. Kids can enjoy historic games here and you can explore the...Read more