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Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)

  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Address 110, Haseo-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju
    광주광역시 북구 하서로 110 (매곡동)
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-62-570-7000
  • Operating Hours Weekdays 10:00-18:00
    Weekends and public holidays 10:00-19:00

    [Late hours] 10:00- 21:00
    Saturdays in March-October, last Wednesday of every month
  • Closed New Year's Day, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
  • Length of Tour Approx. 1 hour
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gwangju National Museum, opened on December 6, 1978, was established to promote the development of cultural arts and to foster patriotism. Gwangju National Museum’s goal is to conserve cultural values through collection and preservation of historical and valuable artifacts found in Gwangju and Jeollanam-do regions as well as make contributions to the community through continuous research, exhibition, and education. With over 130,000 artifacts as well as various educational and experience programs, the museum aims to provide an enjoyable cultural center for visitors.

    Structure Size
    Exhibition Hall B4-2F, Administration building B1-2F, Research buliding B1-3F

    Main Facilities
    Exhibition halls, Resarch Center, Education Center, Goryeo Celadon Kiln Site, Children's Museum, Educational Activity Center, auditorium, media room, seminar room

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Museum shop, locker

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    * Visitors must visit the ticket booth to recieve comlimentary entry tickets.
    * Free exhibitions are limited to permanant exhibitions, Children's Museum, free special exhibitions.

    Parking Facilities
    Available (small vehicles 232 parking spaces, large vehicles 47 parking spaces)

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Homepage
    gwangju.museum.go.kr

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