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Korea Traditional Culture Center 한국전통문화전당

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Hyeonmu 1-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do (전라북도 전주시 완산구 현무1길 (경원동3가))

Jeonju, the mecca for the traditional culture and style of Korea!
The Korea Traditional Culture Center was established to preserve and develop Korean traditional culture, to promote it in and outside Korea and to create an industry. The center supports traditional cultural projects in order to preserve the cultural assets of Korea, such as hanok (traditional Korean housing), hansik (Korean food), hansori (traditional Korean music) and Hangeul (Korean alphabets), and graft modernity onto traditional culture. Visitors can participate in education and activity programs related to Korean culture. The Korea Traditional Culture Center has the Hanji Industry Support Center, the Traditional Culture Creation Center, and Jeonju Masterpiece Onn, which is why the center is called the mecca for traditional Korean culture and style.

Utilization information

・Age limit : All ages

・Information : * The promotion centers exhibit materials about the culture of Jeonju, Korean culture and the UNESCO City of Gastronomy. Fifteen workshops related to Korean culture run various activity programs (each program takes 1-2 hours)
* The Hanji Industry Support Center runs exhibitions and education/activity programs related to hanji (traditional Korean paper).
- Making hanji, a saekdong hahoetal (traditional Korean mask with colorful stripes), a pencil vase, a jewel box, etc.
* Jeonju Masterpiece Onn runs education programs with Intangible Cultural Assets.
- Gugak (traditional Korean music), making Korean fans, hanbok (traditional Korean clothing), and hanjibal (a tool to make traditional Korean paper).

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-63-281-1500

・Parking Facilities : Available

・Closed : Mondays, New Year's Day and holidays

・Operating Hours : Tuesday-Sunday 9:00-18:00

Admission Fees

Admission: Free of charge
Activity programs run by the Hanji Industry Support Center 500-10,000 won
Activity programs run by workshops in the Korea Traditional Culture Center 5,000-20,000 won

Available Facilities

Jeonju Masterpiece Onn

Reservation Info. for Foreigners

On-site reservation available for Individuals. For groups, reservation must be made at least 2 days in advance.

Access

From Jeonju Express Bus Terminal, cross the street to Express Bus Terminal Bus Stop.
Take Bus No. 102 to Bukmun Bus Stop (approx. 12 min).
Cross the street and walk straight for approx. 3 min.

Hyeonmu 1-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do


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