Roads of Arabia

from May 9th 2017 to Aug 27th 2017


Roads of Arabia-the Archaeological Treasures of Saudi Arabia is the first large scale survey of the history and culture of Arabian peninsula in Korea. Tracing ancient incense trade routes and early-Islamic pilgrimage roads that once spanned the peninsula, 466 objects ranging from human-shaped steles dating back the 4th Millennium BC to gilded doors that once graced the entrance to the Ka’ba at Mecca will be displayed.

Exhibition Period: Tuesday, May 9 - Sunday, August 27, 2017.

Venue: Special Exhibition Gallery, National Museum of Korea(Address: 137 Seobinggo-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul).

Time: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 9:00am-18:00pm, Wed, Sat 9:00am-21:00pm, Sun Holidays 9:00am-19:00pm.

Admisssion Fee: Free to the Main Exhibition hall.

There is a separate charge for the special exhibition in the Special Exhibition Gallery.