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Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)

  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
  • Chosun Minhwa Museum (조선민화박물관)
Address
432-10, Gimsatgat-ro, Hadong-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do
강원도 영월군 김삿갓면 김삿갓로 432-10
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-375-6100
Operating Hours
Summer Season (March-October) 09:00-18:00
Winter Season (November-February) 10:00-17:00
Closed
N/A (Open all year round)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Chosun Minhwa Museum finished construction in 1998, in Waseok-ri, Gimsatga-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do and opened on July 29, 2000. The museum contains about 3,000 folk paintings (minhwa) from the Joseon era and is comprised of a hands-on program hall where visitors can paint a minhwa on a wood plate and the chunhwa (obscene painting) exhibition which is eligible for only adults.

    In addition to this museum, Gimsatgat Culture Hall and Indian Art Museum are also in Yeongwol.

    Maximum Occupancy
    500 people

    Industry Information
    1) National contest for folk paintings (held around August every year)
    2) Folk painting festival (held on the first Saturday of every October)
    3) Special folk painting class - upon request by groups or schools / on-site lecture

    Program Information
    Engraving a folk painting stamp, Drawing a folk painting, etc.

    Main Facilities
    Exhibition Hall 1 – Exhibition of Authentic Folk Painting during Joseon Period
    Exhibition Hall 2 – Special Exhibition of contemporary folk paintings and others
    Exhibition Hall 3- Awarded Paintings from National Folk Painting Contest

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Cultural crafted products store, Library

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults & Univ. Students: 5,000 won / Groups 4,000 won
    Elementary-High school students: 4,000 won / Groups 3,000 won
    Kindergarten students: 3,000 won / Groups 2,000 won
    * Groups: 20 people or more.
    * Seniors (ages 65 & over) may enter free of charge.

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Professional explanation service is available

    Homepage
    www.minhwa.co.kr
    (Korean only)

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