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UN Memorial Cemetery

93, UN pyeonghwa-ro, Nam-gu, Busan 48529, South Korea
+82 51-625-0625
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“korean war” (72 reviews)
“united nations” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
93, UN pyeonghwa-ro, Nam-gu, Busan 48529, South Korea
+82 51-625-0625
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot to relax and observe the memorial. The entire complex is clean and there is free parking just outside the gate. If you have trouble finding it, it is right next to the Busan culture arboretum and the Busan museum. We...More

Thank Jayme D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My friends and I decided to walk through the UN Cemetery and I was very glad that we did. This is a fairly new memorial for the Korean conflict and you will see the cemetery segregated into the different countries. There is a wall for...More

1  Thank pbbrown61
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

From the moment you walk in with signs asking for your silence out of respect it was always going to be an emotionally moving experience. To see the 45 graves of the New Zealand soldiers that never made it home & the memorial statues made...More

1  Thank Boydo1
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A visit to this unique cemetery gives a further insight to the losses of war. The memorabilia halls gives an opportunity to become personal with the sacrifices made by the soldiers.

Thank Anders H
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

However can ı go To This place from ulsan city center ?Also is This place open To visit at New years holiday (27-28-29.01.2017)? Please help me really ı want To visit This area.

Thank Asım D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

An appropriate place for reflection. Helpful guides. Limited information on why the Korean War happened. It would be good if this was upgraded so people can reflect and learn from mistakes which were made.

1  Thank J Robert G
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The memorial has extensive gardens that are nice to walk around. There are monuments to each country who participated in the UN coalition during the Korean War. Despite being in the middle of the city, it was oddly tranquil.

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 28 December 2016

"Far exceeding" the Punchbowl in Honolulu, Hawaii and the one in Kanchanaburi, Thailand, this war cemetery occupies "quite spacious" grounds on which are beautiful multi-colored roses & neatly-trimmed shrubs among the memorial headstones (about 2,300 of them for the soldiers buried here of various nations...More

1  Thank Myo M
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Take the exit 3 from Daeyeon MRT station and walk into the main street. About 500 meters. Then turn left and you have arrived. A must see for everyone who is interested in the history of Korea and especially the Korean war. The cemetary has...More

1  Thank Mischa O
Reviewed 12 December 2016

End of the day and almost a perfect way to finish of a busy day of sightseeing. Try and get there for the flag lowering at 4pm, short video gives a good intro of the site etc.

Thank Mark J
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21 January 2017|
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Response from naomiind | Reviewed this property |
more that ₩10.000 i guess. i think its cheaper to use subway
Carmelita A
11 August 2015|
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Response from KosieDesign | Reviewed this property |
looked like bus might be a better option. but if you don't have much time taxi would be good. we got a taxi from Jagalchi market. cost us less than $10 one way. ($7~8?)