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Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)

  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)
  • Korean Folk Village (한국민속촌)

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Address
90 Minsokchon-ro, Giheung-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do
경기도 용인시 기흥구 민속촌로 90 (보라동)
Type
Old Houses/ Birth houses/Folk Villages
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-31-288-0000
Homepage
www.koreanfolk.co.kr
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Korean Folk Village introduces traditional culture from the late Joseon period to both local and international visitors through cultural classes experience, shaman faith, seasonal customs and others. Also, the village shows various places with unique features such as a farming village, private house, official districts, Confucian academy, seodang (village school), and a village street in realistic descriptions, as well as, a nobleman’s house and traditional workshop.

    Performances including nongak (farmer’s music), martial art on horseback, traditional wedding ceremony, and other special events are available by season. In particular, ‘Welcome to Joseon’, held every May is a performance featuring time travel back to the olden days. In addition, a large family park where the eruption of a volcano site, ice sledding site, and markets are located. Visitors can enjoy Korean traditional rice cake like jeungpyeon (steamed and fermented rice cake), injeolmi (rice cake coated with bean powder), bukeo-gui (grilled dried pollack), or pajeon (green onion pancake) along with dongdongju (traditional Korean liquor).

    * Performance
    (1) Nongak (farmer’s music): 10:30 / 14:00
    (2) Martial art on horseback: 11:30 / 15:00
    (3) Traditional wedding ceremony (closed in December to February): 12:00 / 16:00
    * In case of rain, the programs are subject to cancel.

    Administration
    Korean Folk Village

    Telephone
    +82-31-288-0000

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Activity Information
    * Korean folk play experience program : Tuho (arrow throwing), Neoldduigi (seesaw jumping), rope-jumping, swing
    * Traditional life experience program : Carry an Chige(A-frame), Smoothing cloth by pounding

    Operating Hours
    [February-April] Weekdays 09:30-18:00 / Weekends 09:30-18:30
    [May-September] Weekdays 09:30-18:30 / Weekends 09:30-19:00
    [October] Weekdays 09:30-18:00 / Weekends 09:30-18:30
    [November-January] Weekdays 09:30-17:30 / Weekends 09:30-18:00
    [November-January] Weekdays 09:30-17:30 / Weekends 09:30-18:00

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fees
    Small cars: 2,000 won
    Large vehicles: 3,000 won

    Admission Fees
    Adults (ages 19 and up): 15,000 won / 12,000 won
    Teens (ages 13-18): 12,000 won / 10,000 won
    Children (ages 4-12): 10,000 won / 8,000 won

    * Price indicator: (Individual / Group)
    * Groups: 20 or more people
    * Free pass is available no later than 14:00, prices for each categories differ, please check to confirm from the official website. 
    * With an hour or less remaining to the closing hour, all visitors are eligible to group rate.

    Reservation Info. for Foreigners
    English, Japanese, Chinese
    * Advanced reservations are required for guided tour.
    &(Inquiries +82-31-287-1332)

    Interpretation Services Offered
    - Reservation for Culture & Tourism Guide in English, Japanese, Chinese: +82-31-287-1332


    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Available (rental fees 2,000 won / deposit 1,000 won)

    Pets
    Permitted
    * Pets must be on a leash at all times
    * Large pets are not permitted

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