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Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)

  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
  • Gwangju Kimchi Town (광주김치타운)
Address
60, Kimchi-ro, Nam-gu, Gwangju
광주광역시 남구 김치로 60 (임암동)
Type
Industrial Tours
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-8222,
+82-62-676-8446~7
Homepage
kimchitown.gwangju.go.kr (Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gwangju Kimchi Town is dedicated to kimchi, Korea's representative food. Visitors have the opportunity to learn about the history and culture of kimchi, as well as experience making this dish first-hand. A variety of programs are available for various groups of people, including kindergarden trips and foreign visitors.

    Closed
    Mondays, Jan. 1, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)

    Duration
    Varies by program

    Activity Information
    Making kimchi, kimchi school
    Traditional fermentation lesson (Saturday-Sunday / 15,000 won per person)

    Operating Hours
    March-October 09:00-18:00
    November-February 09:00-17:30

    Admission Fees
    Free admission / Fees apply for programs

    Available Facilities
    * Kimchi Museum (Inquiries: +82-62-673-8402)
    * Kimchi HACCP-certified Storage
    * Kimchi Experience Center

    Restrooms
    Available

    Korean Info. Service
    Groups of 10 or more people must make an inquiry at least one week in advance for guided tours

    Reservation Info. for Natives
    Advanced inquiry required for groups of 40 people or more.
    Experience programs require advanced reservation

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