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Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)

  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)
  • Gwangju Museum of Art (광주시립미술관)

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Address
52, Haseo-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju
광주광역시 북구 하서로 52 (운암동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-7100
Operating Hours
Weekdays, Weekends, National holidays 10:00-18:00
Every last Wednesday a month 10:00-20:00
Closed
Every Monday, New Year’s Day, the day of Chuseok (Thanksgiving day), Seollal (Lunar New Year’s Day)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The Gwangju Museum is divided into 3 sections: the Main Hall, the Education Promotion Center, and the Biennale Hall. There are 18 galleries and 2 visitor lounges. The Main Hall is comprised of 4 exhibition halls on the first floor and 5 exhibition halls on the second floor, covering an area of 2,800㎡. Exhibition halls on the first floor present specific-themed planned exhibitions for outstanding domestic and international artists and exhibition halls on the second floor are permanent exhibitions housing museums' art pieces divided into different genres. The museum also has a small-scale exhibition hall, including a donation art hall by Ha Jungwoong, Heo Baekryeon Memorial Hall and O Jiho Memorial Hall.

    The Biennale Hall consists of 5 exhibition halls throughout 3 floors with an area of 800㎡. The Education Promotion Center has 3 exhibition halls on the first floor with an area of 1,300㎡. Other facilities include a bookstore, which sells books and magazines on art, and an art information center about domestic and overseas exhibitions, and a resting area selling drinks and food.

    Structure Size
    B3-2F

    Exhibition Hall Information
    Main Building
    Main Hall (2,800㎡)
    1F: 4 exhibition halls – works of renown artists from home and abroad
    2F: 5 exhibition halls – themed exhibitions
    Small exhibition halls – exhibits of works by Heo Baekryeon & O Jiho & donated works by Hajeongung

    Biennale Hall (800㎡) 1F-3F: 5 exhibition halls

    Education Promotion Center (1,300㎡) 1F: 3 exhibition halls

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Available (2)

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Docent available (15:00)
    * Make an inquiry at the ticket booth.

    General Overview
    Venue rental available
    - Please fill out venue rental application and submit to:
    Management Office of Municipal Museum of Art (시립전시운영과)
    Tel:+82-62-613-7134

    Homepage
    artmuse.gwangju.go.kr
    (Korean, English)

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