First opened on September 30, 2011, the Gunsan Modern History Museum covers the history of Gunsan's transformative role as an international trading port. The museum exhibits past images of Gunsan showing its rise and importance as a West Sea maritime distribution port.
http://museum.gunsan.go.kr (Korean only)
Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-63-454-7870
Parking facilities : Available
Parking Fees : Free
Day off : First and third Monday, New Year's Day, Mayor-designated holidays
Charges : [Museum Admission]
Individuals – Adults 3,000 won / Teenagers 2,000 won / Children 1,000 won
Groups (20 or more) – Adults 2,000 won / Teenagers 1,000 won / Children 500 won
* For admission to Jinpo Maritime Theme Park (Wibongham Vessel), The Bank of Joseon, and Modern Architecture Museum (Former Incheon Branch of Japanese Bank No. 18)], please refer to the website.
Hours : March - October: 09:00-21:00
* Last admission 30 min before closing.
Scale : Building size: B1F to 4F
Touring Time : Approx. 1 hr to 1 hr 30 min
Info. Services for Koreans
Ocean distribution history hall, modern life hall - audio service guide available (inquries at the information desk on the first floor)
Foreign Language Intepretation Services
Ocean distribution history hall, modern life hall - audio service guide available in English, and Chinese (inquire at the information desk on the first floor)
Groups (elementary, middle and high school students: 20 students or more) are required to make a reservation at least one day in advance. Call +82-63-454-7870.
240, Haemang-ro, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do