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Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)

  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)
  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)
  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)
  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)
  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)
  • Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관)

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Address
618, Jaranman-ro, Hai-myeon, Goseong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do
경상남도 고성군 하이면 자란만로 618
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info +82-55-670-4451
Operating Hours
March-October: 09:00-18:00
November-February: 09:00 - 17:00
* Last admission: 1 hr before closing
Closed
Mondays (or Tuesday, if Monday is a holiday), January 1
  • Information
    Introduction
    Goseong Dinosaur Museum (고성 공룡박물관), located in Sangjogam (상족암) County Park, is Korea’s first dinosaur museum. It was built next to one of the world’s largest dinosaur footprint fossil sites and opened to the public on 9 November 2004. Located in the center of the beautiful Sangjogam area, the museum is a tourist attraction that showcases both major dinosaur footprints as well as breathtaking scenery. The four-story building offers five exhibition halls and other special-purpose rooms such as an A/V room.

    Structure Size
    Land area: 7,400㎡
    Building area: 3,441.77㎡
    Exhibition area: 1,447.58㎡

    Program Information
    The featured collection includes 7 real dinosaur fossils, 37 dinosaur fossil reproductions, 108 fossils of other species, and 17 model dinosaurs: totaling 169 items in all.

    Collections Status
    Genuine dinosaur artifact, a copy, a general fossil, a dinosaur model, etc.

    Exhibition Hall Information
    Exhibition 1: Capital of Dinosaur
    Exhibition 2: Dinosaur's Footprint of Goseong
    Exhibition 3: Dinosaur of the Cretaceous Period
    Exhibition 4: Dino Land
    Exhibition 5: Old Trace

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults (ages 19-64): 3,000 won / Group: 2,500 won
    Youths (ages 13-18): 2,000 won / Group: 1,500 won
    Children (ages 3-12): 1,500 won / Group: 1,000 won
    * Group: 30 people or more

    Pets
    Not permitted

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    Two-wheeled vehicle : 500 won
    Small cars: 2,000 won
    Vans (more than 15 passengers): 3,000 won

    Homepage
    museum.goseong.go.kr (Korean only)

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