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Seonbichon Village (선비촌)

  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)
  • Seonbichon Village (선비촌)

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Address
2796, Sobaek-ro, Yeongju-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do
경상북도 영주시 순흥면 소백로 2796
Type
Old Houses/ Birth houses/Folk Villages
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-54-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-54-638-6444
Homepage
www.sunbichon.net (Korean only)
seonbichon.yeongju.go.kr (Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Seonbichon Village in Yeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do, the cradle of Korean Confucianism, is where the spirit and cultural heritage of Korea’s classical scholars are preserved. The village is the perfect place to learn about traditional Korea, and is famous for its classical scholars’ loyalty and filial piety.

    Seonbichon village offers a variety of traditional activities for international visitors, from pounding rice cake to hanging wish lanterns to attending a traditional wedding ceremony or playing folk games such as yutnori or jegichagi. Visitors can also enjoy traditional dining at Jeojatgeori Street and learn about history through the museum. Guests can also enjoy the unique experience of staying in a hanbok house through the overnight program and participate in scholar programs.

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Activity Information
    [Individual programs]
    - Education: Humanities education, Confucian academy experience, traditional etiquette, traditional tea ceremony, etc.
    - Traditional culture: hanji (traditional paper) craft, natural dyeing, dried straw craft, traditional knotting craft, wood craft, etc.
    - Traditional cuisine: making tofu, making ginseng-flavored snacks, making injeolmi rice cakes, etc.

    [International visitor programs]
    - Korean caligraphy, traditional wedding ceremony, making injeolmi rice cakes, hanok stay experience, etc.

    * Programs are subject to change; please refer to the official website or make an inquiry before visiting.

    Operating Hours
    November-February: 09:00-17:00
    March-May & September-October: 09:00-18:00
    June-August: 09:00-19:00
    ※ Last admission is 1 hour before closing.

    Parking Facilities
    Available (145 total / small vehicles 95 spaces, large vehicles 50 spaces)

    Parking Fees
    Free

    Admission Fees
    Individuals: Adults 3,000 won / Teenagers 2,000 won / Children 1,000 won
    Groups: Adults 2,500 won / Teenagers 1,500 won / Children 800 won

    * Group: 30 people or more
    * Admission includes Seonbichon village, Sosuseowon Confucian Academy, and Sosu Museum

    Restrooms
    Available

    Reservation Info. for Natives
    Reservation required for Hanok stay overnight experience (Inquiries: +82-54-638-6444)

    Pets
    Not permitted

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