Taebaek Coal Museum (태백석탄박물관)

  • Taebaek Coal Museum (태백석탄박물관)
  • Taebaek Coal Museum (태백석탄박물관)


Taebaek Coal Museum is located where coal was first discovered within Korea. While coal has declined in use, the resource served an important role in the modernization of the nation. The museum is a place where you can learn about the history of Korea’s coal industry through well-organized exhibitions.




www.coalmuseum.or.kr (Korean only)

Information Use

Years experience : Open to visitors of all ages

Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-552-7730

Parking facilities : Available (Taebaeksan National Park; 800 spaces)

Day off : Mondays

Hours : 09:00-18:00

More information

Admission Fees
Adults 2,000 won / Teenagers 1,500 won / Children 1,000 won

* Discount available for groups of 20 people or more.



195, Cheonjedan-gil, Taebaek-si, Gangwon-do