짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)

  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)
  • 짚풀생활사박물관 (Korean Museum of Straw and Life)

Explanation

Korean Museum of Straw and Life is a private museum dedicated to the collection, research, and display of materials and historical accounts of diverse straws and their uses in Korea. As Koreans' lifestyle in the past heavily depended on agriculture and cultivation of crops, straws and grasses were easily found and had many uses. The museum aims to educate the general public of how straw were produced and used by Korean ancestors as well their significance in connection with today's lifestyle.


Inquiry

+82-2-743-8787


Homepage

www.jipul.com (Korean, English)


Information Use

Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-743-8787

Day off : Mondays, January 1, Day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)

Charges : Individuals - Adults 5,000 won / Kindergarten-High school students 4,000 won
Groups - Adults 4,000 won / Kindergarten-High school students 3,000 won

* Groups: 20 or more people

Hours : 10:00-17:30
* Last admission is 16:30

Scale : Exhibition hall - 429㎡

Touring Time : Approx. 1 hr


More information

Program Information
Straw activities

Collections Status
8,000 straw products & related items

Industry Information
Permanent and special exhibitions, educational programs, research and media

Info. Services for Koreans


Location

45, Sungkyunkwan-ro 4-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul