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Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)

  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
  • Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천 세계도자기박물관)
Address
118, Jikjisa-gil, Gimcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 김천시 대항면 직지사길 118
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info +82-54-420-6726
Operating Hours
09:00 - 18:00
※last admission is 30 minutes before closing
Closed
Mondays, January 1, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) holidays
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gimcheon World Porcelain Museum (김천세계도자기박물관) is located at the entrance to Jikjisa Temple. Nearly 1,000 artifacts, including western porcelain and crystal donated by the Korean-Japanese Bokjeonyeongja (복전영자) are on display. You will encounter refined, elegant porcelain from all over the world including Wedgwood, Meissen, and Royal Copenhagen, as well as famous Korean porcelain.

    Structure Size
    Total Sites 4,585㎡ / Building Sites 600㎡ (B1-1F)

    Collections Status
    Total collection: 1,063 artifacts
    Korean porcelain 30 artifacts, European porcelain 503 artifacts, crystal, glass 512 artifacts, other collections 18 artifacts (ex: Display racks, etc.)

    Exhibition Hall Information
    Exhibition Hall I: Special Exhibition Hall
    Exhibition Hall II: European Porcelain Exhibition Hall
    Exhibition Hall III: Crystal and Glass Exhibition Hall
    Video Hall: Introduction of World Porcelain History and the Porcelain-making Process

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults 1,000 won / Students 500 won / Children and Seniors free
    * Discounted fares for groups of 20 people or more

    Homepage
    www.gimcheon.go.kr/mini/museum (Korean only)

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