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Gangneung Dano Culture Center (강릉단오문화관)

  • Gangneung Dano Culture Center (강릉단오문화관)
  • Gangneung Dano Culture Center (강릉단오문화관)

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Address
1, Danojang-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 강릉시 단오장길 1 (노암동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-660-3940~4
Operating Hours
09:00-18:00
Closed
January 1, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving) Holidays
Length of Tour
Approx. 1hr
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gangneung Dano Culture Center was opened in 2004 and served an important role in the success of Gangneung Danoje (Dano rite and festival) being designated a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage on November 25, 2005. The center consists of an exhibition hall and a performance hall across from it. Visitors from Korea and abroad can also easily learn more about the Dano traditions through traditional culture lectures.

    Founding Organization
    Gangneung-si

    Managing Organization
    Gangneung-si

    Structure Size
    Gross area: 6,408㎡
    Building floor space: 4,115㎡ (B1-2F)

    Maximum Occupancy
    Performance Hall - 453 seats

    Industry Information
    Performances, 8 traditional culture classes

    Collections Status
    Items related to Gangneung Danoje ancestral ritual formalities, Musokak music (shamanism music), Danogut (shaman rituals), Gwanno mask drama, etc.

    Programs Available for Foreigners
    Available

    Age Limit for Activities
    Over 5 years of age

    Exhibition Hall Information
    [1F] Dano Exhibition Hall, Gangneung Danoje Preservation Committee
    [2F] Reference room, experience room, lecture rooms, Gangneung Danoje Festival Committee office
    [Performance Hall]
    [Permanent Playground]

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Pets
    Not permitted

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Docent available for groups with advanced reservation.

    Reservations
    Groups must make reservation before visiting.

    Homepage
    www.danocenter.kr (Korean only)

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