Renewal:2016-04-12 22:36:54

Jeonju Hanji Museum 전주한지박물관

  • +82-63-210-8103
59, Palbok-ro, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do

Originally christened the Hansol Paper Museum in 1997, it was changed to the Pan-Asia Paper Museum in 2001. Again, in 2005, it was changed once more and is today called the Jeonju Hanji Museum. It’s located in Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do. As Korea’s first museum specializing in paper it has an extensive collection of 3,000 artifacts and a data-base documenting the long history and superiority of Hanji (Korean paper). The museum also hosts two special exhibitions every year with diverse paper-related themes.

Utilization information

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-63-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-63-210-8103 (Korean)

・Parking Facilities : Available

・Parking Fees : Free

・Closed : Mondays, Jan 1st, Seollal, Chuseok

・Admission Fees : Free

・Operating Hours : 9:00-17:00
Last admission: 30min before closing

Program Information

Themes: Paper crafts, archives, old books, 100 types of paper and paper-manufacturing tools

Hanji experience: Visitors can make Hanji themselves with the help of a jijang (paper-making expert).


Advanced reservation required for groups of 20 people or more.
Inquiries +82-63-210-8103


From Jeonju Intercity Bus Termianl, walk 300m to Geumam Square (Paldal-ro) Bus Stop.
From the bus stop, take Bus 211, 215, 225, 231, 235, 241, 245, 251 or 291.
Get off at Palbok Namnyang Apartment.
The museum is located 5-7min away from the bus stop.

Take a taxi from Jeonju Intercity Bus Termianl or Jeonju Express Bus Termianl to Jeonju Hanji Museum. (Travel time: 20min)

59, Palbok-ro, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do


Nearby information

intro Access Review

Nearby information

Lotte Department Store - Jeonju Branch

Jeollabuk-do >

The Lotte Department Store Jeonju Branch is located in Jeollabuk-do Jeonju-si, and offers over 500 Korean brand names and imported luxury brands for a premium shopping experience. The Jeonju branch has over 130 specialists who instruct classes at the store's cultural center, an 8-theater state-o


Deokjin Park

Jeollabuk-do >

Deokjin Park is a representative city park of Jeonju. Officially designated a city park in April 1978, the park is centered around a natural pond, which dates back to the Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392). The park is such a landmark of the area that the lotus flowers blooming in the park’s large pond are


Sori Arts Center of Jeollabuk-do

Jeollabuk-do >

The city of Jeonju prides itself on its rich local culture and history of tradition. Residents are passionate about their heritage, especially when it comes to the arts. The Sori Arts Center of Jeollabuk-do exemplifies and celebrates these community values by regularly offering a full program of vis


Jeonju World Cup Stadium

Jeollabuk-do >

The Jeonju World Cup Stadium was built just before the 2002 FIFA World Cup games. Its unique design comes from the Korean traditional fan, known as Hapjukseon in Korean. This fan (as seen in the picture below) represents the beauty of traditional Korean design. The stadium grounds cover an area of 5


Lanuit Hotel - Goodstay

Jeollabuk-do >

LaNuit Hotel is located in Jeonju-si Jeonbuk, where the beautiful memory is contained under beautiful remains. Luxury lobby and guest-rooms provide comfort resting to travelers. At lobby, the coffee and breakfast are offered free of charge. Jeonju's representative spots are Jeonju Hanok village


Arirang Motel - Goodstay

Jeollabuk-do >

Arirang Hotel is located in Jeonju-si Jeonbuk. Jeonju is popular with travelers because there are many events including Pungnamjae, Jeonju international film festival, world sound festival and Bibimbab festival in Jeonju. Arirang Hotel has the seminar room and business room for convenient use. Jeonj