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Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)

  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum (장생포 고래생태체험관)
Address
248, Jangsaengpogorae-ro, Nam-gu, Ulsan
울산광역시 남구 장생포고래로 248 (매암동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-52-256-6301, 6302
Operating Hours
09:30 -18:00
Ticketing Time 09:30-17:30
Closed
The day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day), Mondays
Length of Tour
Abour 1 hr and 30 min
  • Information
    Introduction
    Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum is a whale aquarium, located inside Jangsaengpo Ocean Park. Various fresh water and salt water tropical fish, shark, and sea turtles also live at the aquarium. In a submarine tunnel, real dolphins can be seen and many diverse dolphin-related programs have been prepared. There is an animation regarding whales showing at the 4D movie theater and the hands-on zoo is raising reptiles and birds, attracting many children interested in touching, feeding and taking pictures of the animals.

    * Opening date: November 24, 2009

    Structure Size
    Site area: 6,542㎡ / Gross area: 1,805㎡ (3-story building)

    Maximum Occupancy
    400 people

    Program Information
    [Whale Ecology Lecture]
    - Time: 11:00, 14:00, 17:00
    - Location: 2F Dolphin Aquarium

    [Dolphin Story]
    - Time: Weekdays 13:00, 16: / Weekends & Public holidays 10:30, 12:30, 14:30, 16:00
    - Location: 1F Whale Story

    [Petting Zoo]
    - Time: 10:00-10:50 / 13:00-13:50 / 14:30-16:50
    - Location: 3F Petting Zoo

    * Schedule subject to change depending on animal health conditions.

    Age Limit for Activities
    Open to visitors ages 5 and over

    Exhibition Hall Information
    [1F Exhibition]
    - Whale Story: Learn about whales and their life cycle from birth to growth
    - Underwater Tunnel: Observe giant dolphins through a tunnel aquarium
    - Fish Aquarium: Observe diverse tropical fish

    [2F Exhibition]
    - Dolphin Aquarium: Korea's first dolphin aquarium
    - 4D Media Center: Watch an exciting whale animation

    [3F Exhibition]
    - Petting Zoo: Pet and feed animals

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults (ages 19-64) - Individuals 5,000 won / Groups 4,000 won
    Teenagers (ages 13-18) - Individuals 4,000 won / Groups 3,000 won
    Children (ages 3-12) - Individuals 3,000 won / Groups 2,000 won
    4D Media Center - Individuals 2,000 won / Groups 1,600 won

    * Groups: 20 people or more
    * Free admission (except 4D Media Center): Senior citizens (ages 65 and more), Infants (under age 3)
    * 4D Media Center is located inside the building and only visitors of Jangsaengpo Whale Life Experience Museum are allowed to enter.


    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Two baby carriages available
    (* An ID Card is required to borrow them at the information desk on the first floor.)

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Reservations
    Available via phone or homepage

    Reservation for Foreigners
    Available via phone or homepage

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Audio guide available (2,000 won)

    Foreign Language Intepretation Services
    Audio guide available (2,000 won)

    Homepage
    www.whalecity.kr (Korean only)

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