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Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)

  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Museum of Musical Instruments of the World (세계민속악기박물관)
  • Notices * Advance reservation required to prevent the spread of COVID-19
  • Address 63-26, Heyrimaeul-gil, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do
    경기도 파주시 탄현면 헤이리마을길 63-26
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-31-946-9838
  • Operating Hours 09:30-17:30
  • Closed Mondays
  • Length of Tour Playing a musical instrument: 50 min (based on 20 people)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Museum of Musical Instruments of the World is the first Korean museum to collect musical instruments from all over the world. At present, it houses about 500 musical instruments including the balafon, djembe, didgeridoo, and angklung from 70 countries in Africa, the Middle East, Islamic Northeast Asia, and Pacific.

    Visitors can try out the instruments in the designated hands-on activity area, and try on traditional costumes, as well as other entertainment activities like pungmul (traditional Korean percussion). Visitors who don’t get enough by just playing and touching the instruments can also take part in folk music lectures. In addition, to provide more knowledge on the regional culture, the museum showcases musical instrument with dolls of respective region's traditional costume, instruments, and painting.

    Structure Size
    Floor space: 340.4974 m² (B1-2F)

    Maximum Occupancy
    500 people

    Industry Information
    The museum showcases real musical instruments, as well as a museum music concert and special classes to provide a musical experience and enhance the understanding regarding music as a cultural work.
    1) Yemin’s small concert for children
    2) World literature travel of music
    3) Special lecture and performance (e.g. ocarina, djembe)

    Main Facilities
    Exhibition hall

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults 5,000 won / Children 4,000 won / Preschoolers 3,000 won / Groups (20 people and more) 3,000 won

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Reservations
    Advance reservation required for group visitors
    * Inquiries: +82-31-946-9838
    * www.e-musictour.com

    Foreign Language Intepretation Services
    Available in English (inquire in advance)

    Homepage
    www.e-musictour.com

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