The Korea House (Traditional Culture Programs) (한국의집 전통문화체험)

  • The Korea House (Traditional Culture Programs) (한국의집 전통문화체험)
  • The Korea House (Traditional Culture Programs) (한국의집 전통문화체험)

Explanation

Korea House was once the private residence of Park Paeng-nyeon, a Joseon Dynasty scholar, that had been renovated with architectural features of an anicent court before opening to the public in 1981. The idyllic premises play host to a variety of cultural programs designed for experiencing various Korean traditions, ranging from food and arts to tea etiquette and wedding ceremonies. Participation in up to two to three programs at a time is possible with an advanced registration. Meanwhile, visitors may enjoy shopping at the handicraft souvenir shop or try traditional dishes at the restaurant.


Inquiry

+82-2-2270-1125


Homepage

/www.koreahouse.or.kr
(Korean only)


Information Use

Experience Guide : [Food] Kimchi-making, Kkotsanbyeong (rice cake decorated with flower)-making
[Craft] Hanji-craft, knotting, mask-making
[Entertainment] Samulnori, dance, taekgyeon

* Minimum of 20 people / Maximum of 200 people
* Inquiries and reservation: +82-2-2270-1125

Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2270-1125

Parking facilities : Available

Use time : Monday-Friday

Hours : 09:00-10:30 / 09:30-11:00
14:00-15:30 / 14:30-16:00


More information

Available Facilities
[Traditional Restaurant]
Experience the Korean royal court cuisine, while enjoying various traditional art performances.
- Schedule: Lunch: 12:00-14:00 / Dinner: 17:00-18:30, 19:00-20:30
- Inquiries: +82-2-2266-9101~3

[Traditional Art Performance Theater]
Enjoy various traditional art performances by traditional singers (Myeongchang) and dancers (Myeongin) that have been staged under different themes every season for the past 28 years.
- Schedule: Monday-Sunday, 18:30-19:30 / 20:30-21:30
- Inquiries: +82-2-2266-9101~3

[Traditional Wedding]
Witness the authentic traditional wedding ceremony featuring great food and special performances. Special celebrations for 25th, 50th and 60th wedding anniversaries are also held.

[Cultural Artifacts Shop]
A rare collection of handmade traditional art work by master craftsmen, who have been designated as the national intangible cultural assets, as well as souvenirs are on display at the shop.
- Inquiries: +82-2271-1275

Location

10, Toegye-ro 36-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul