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Ilmin Art Museum (일민미술관)

  • Ilmin Art Museum (일민미술관)
  • Ilmin Art Museum (일민미술관)
  • Ilmin Art Museum (일민미술관)

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152, Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 종로구 세종대로 152 (세종로)
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2020-2050 (Korean, English, Japanese)
Operating Hours
Tuesday–Sunday / National Holidays 11:00-19:00
※Operating hours are subject to change depending on the exhibition.
Every Monday
  • Information
    The Ilmin Art Museum located in former Dong-A Newspaper Building, was formed in honor of their honorable and late CEO Kim Sang Man. The museum was established in December of 1996, and with a full renovation in 2001, large exhibition hall and Ilmin collection was placed in. Through the renovation, the combination of glass and steel made Artrium aimed to become one of the best comtemporary museum, connecting the museum to the streets of Gwanghwamun. 

     This museum boasts a large Ilmin collection. There are 430 pieces of Ilmin collection from Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392) to present, 1,200 pieces in the Dongah Newspaper's collection of art, and 100 pieces of art owned by Hyundai Corporation. The Ilmin Collection mostly consists of pieces that Kim Sang-Man collected from ceramics to aesthetic paintings. The Dongah Newspaper's collection has time-relevant pieces that are important in history.

    Main Facilities
    1F: exhibition hall, Cafe imA, shop imA
    2F: Exhibition hall, Information Search Center
    3F: Ilmin Collection
    4F: Documentary archieve, Lecture hall & reference room, office

    Facilities for the Handicapped
    Handicap Parking spaces available at Dong-A Newspaper Building basement level, wheelchair ramp, elevator, restroom (3F).

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Differs accoring to the program

    Discount Information

    Groups of 15 or more: 1,000 won discount
    University students: 1,000 won discount
    Seniors overs 65: 50%

    Parking Facilities
    Available at Dong-A Media Center

    Parking Fee
    Museum visitors first hour free. After 1,000 won per 10 minutes.

    Group tours (20 or more) require reservations (Inquiry: +82-2-2020-2050).

    Homepage (Korean, English)

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