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Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)

  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
  • Gongju National Museum (국립공주박물관)
Address
34, Gwangwangdanji-gil, Gongju-si, Chungcheongnam-do
충청남도 공주시 관광단지길 34 (웅진동)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-41-850-6300
Operating Hours
Weekdays 10:00-18:00
Weekends & Public holidays 10:00-19:00
* Culture Day (last Wednesday of every month)
- April-October 10:00-21:00 - November-March 10:00-19:00
- Nighttime opening (Saturdays, April-October) 10:00-21:00
Closed
Mondays (The next weekday if Monday is a national holiday ), New Year's Day, the Day of Seollal (Lunar New Year’s Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
Length of Tour
Approx. 1-2 hrs
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gongju National Museum manages and preserves the cultural treasures excavated from northern Chungcheongnam-do. It takes special care of cultural treasures discovered at the Muryeong Royal Tomb in 1971. The Muryeong Royal Tomb is the tomb of King Muryeong (501-523) from the Baekje Period, and his queen consort. 
    Gongju Museum has excavated many other relics and sites. The exhibit hall constitutes of 2 parts. It exhibits over 1000 relics, including National Treasure No.19 and No.4. The first room of the 2nd floor displays the relics from the Muryeong tomb.  There is even a full-scale model of the Muryeong tomb.
    The 2nd room of the first floor displays the relics from the Chungcheongnam-do area chronologically. Outside, in front of the main building, is a garden visitors can enjoy after touring the museum.

    Structure Size
    Total site 69,514㎡ / Building site 5,034㎡

    Maximum Occupancy
    Auditorium: 200 seats

    Main Facilities
    Exhibition Room, Video Room, Souvenir Shop, Outdoor Experience Room, Lounge, Parking Lot

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Gift Certificate Shop, Resting Area, Information Center, Breast Feeding Room, Outdoor Stage

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free
    * Varies by exhibition

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Reservations
    Reservation required for group visits.

    General Overview
    Available rental facilities: Auditorium, outdoor performance hall
    * Inquiries: +82-41-850-6327

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Guided tours available with the help of volunteer docents, portable commentary devices and museum staff.
    - Eligibility: group of 30 people or fewer.
    - Schedule: 10:00 / 11:00 / 14:00 / 15:00 - Inquiries: +82-41-850-6301, +82-41-850-6378

    Homepage
    gongju.museum.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

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