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Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)

  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
  • Kumho Museum of Art (금호미술관)
Address
18, Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 종로구 삼청로 18 (사간동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-720-5114
Operating Hours
10:00-18:00 (last admission 17:30)
Closed
Every Monday, New Year's Day, Christmas Day, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) Holidays
  • Information
    Introduction

    The Kumho Museum of Art was opened to celebrate the diversity of art. The museum displays new pieces of art from promising new artists and accomplished artists every year. The museum first opened its doors in Gwanhun-dong in 1989, but moved to a larger area in 1996 where it stands today. The Kumho Museum of Art stands on the east side of Gyeongbokgung Palace. The museum is surrounded by other cultural and folk museums. The B1 floor features artwork of new artists while the 1st and 2nd floors feature project exhibitions and invitation exhibits. About once a year foreign artists are invited to display their art in the museum. There are official invitation exhibitions of seven artists yearly. These are artists who have strongly influenced Korean art. On the 3rd floor of the museum is a small concert hall, also known as Kumho Recital Hall. Although the capacity is only 171 people, all concerts are executed with professional care. On the 1st floor there is a coffee shop and an art shop. The coffee shop and art shop remain open on days the museum is closed.
     

    Collections Status
    About 3,000 Korean Art Pieces

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Cafe, Restroom, Parking Lot,Artshop

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Varies according to the programs

    Parking Facilities
    Parking Lot for 10 cars

    Parking Fee
    Free

    General Overview
    Submit a portfolio along with completed registration form and terms of rental.
    - Results will be decided through simple screening.

    Homepage
    kumhomuseum.com (Korean, English)

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