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[Korea] Fill your Summer Evenings with Korean Traditional Music

  • Date07/10/2013
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▲Picture of a concert at Namsangol Hanok Village (Top) / at Unhyeongung Royal Residence (Bottom) •Photo Credit: Seoul Metropolitan Government

Seoul Metropolitan Government has organized special summer evening concerts featuring Korean traditional music at Namsangol Hanok Village and Unhyeongung Royal Residence, two of the best places to experience the traditional aspects of Korea in Seoul.

The concert at Namsangol Hanok Village will start at 7:30 p.m. every Friday and Saturday and will include traditional Korean traditional dance, gayageum and daegeum performances and more. Meanwhile, the concert at Unhyeongung Royal Residence will begin at 7 p.m. every Friday and will have two major categories: Korean traditional opera and Korean traditional instrumental music performances.

The concert will go on until August and are free of charge. However, to enter Unhyeongung Royal Residence, visitors will be required to purchase an admission ticket to the palace first.

More info

<Summer Evening Concerts Featuring Korean Traditional Music at Namsangol Hanok Village & Unhyeongung Royal Residence>

Venue: Namsangol Hanok Village in Jung-gu and Unhyeongung Royal Residence
    in Jongno-gu, Seoul
Namsangol Hanok Village Every Friday and Saturday in July and August, 2013 19:30~20:30
Unhyeongung Royal Residence Every Friday in July and August, 2013 19:00~20:30
Admission to the concert: Free
Admission to the venue:
Namsangol Hanok Village Free
Unhyeongung Royal Residence 700 won for adults/ 300 won for teens/ free for kids
    Unhyeongung Royal Residence (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    Namsangol Hanok Village (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    Seoul Metropolitan Government (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
Inquiries: Dasan Call Center +82-2-120 -> 9 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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Courtesy of Seoul Metropolitan Government