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Jangsaengpo Whale Culture Village (장생포 고래문화마을)

  • Jangsaengpo Whale Culture Village (장생포 고래문화마을)
  • Jangsaengpo Whale Culture Village (장생포 고래문화마을)
271-1, Jangsaengpogorae-ro, Nam-gu, Ulsan
울산광역시 남구 장생포고래로 271-1 (매암동)
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-52-226-0980
Homepage (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Information
    Opened in 2015, Jangsaengpo Whale Culture Village reproduces the old scene of a whale-catching fishing village through areas like Whale Plaza, Jangsaengpo Old Village, Prehistoric Whale Experience Garden, an aquatic botanical garden and other themed area as well as a sculpture park.

    Main facilities include Jangsaengpo Old Village, nostalgia area and educational site showing a scene of life from the 1960-1970’s, Whale Sculpture Park, displaying real-sized whale sculptures for a unique experience, Whale Story Trail, storytelling photo zone related to whales, and Prehistoric Whale Experience Garden, outdoor educational place for Bangudae Petroglyphs and whale-catching murals.

    Mondays, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day), the day after national holidays (if a national holiday is on Friday, Saturday or Sunday, the next Thursday)

    Tour Course Information
    * West-facing entrance square - Totem pole - A Path to Meet Whales - Jangsaengpo Old Village - Aquatic Botanical Garden - Whale Square - Gorae Madang of Prehisitorical Era - Totem pole - Whale Story Trail - Whale Sculpture Park

    * East-facing entrance square - Jangsaengpo Old Village - Aquatic Botanical Garden - A Path to Meet Whales - Prehistoric Whale Experience Garden - Totem pole - Whale Sculpture Park - Whale Story Trail

    Operating Hours
    09:00-18:00 (Last admission 30 minutes before closing)

    Parking Facilities

    Admission Fees
    Individuals 2,000 won
    Groups 1,600 won

    * Groups - 20 people or more
    * Free admission (ID & free admission ticket required) - Seniors (ages 65 & over), infants (under 36 months)
    * Infants are not allowed in the 5D Video Center

    Available Facilities
    Whale Plaza, Jangsaengpo Old Village, Whale Sculpture Park, Outdoor stage, Whale Story Trail, Whale's Playground, Aquatic Botanical Garden, Parking Lot, 5D Video Room (under construction)

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