|Pyeongchang Donggang Freshwater Fish Ecology Center (평창동강 민물고기생태관)|
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|Pyeongchang Donggang Freshwater Ecology Fish Center opened to the public in July 2009 in an effort to provide the general public with a chance to observe the indigenous fish of Donggang River and learn more about the local ecology. Along with Hemibarbus mylodon, Natural Monument No. 259, the center presents 45 unique species of freshwater fish including Rhynchocypris kumganensis, Coreoleuciscus splendidus, Zacco temminckii, and Ssoragi.
At the center there are a variety of hands-on experience programs. Walk through a gigantic model of a fish’s stomach and explore its internal organs. Or, check out the 3D theater, virtual rafting program, or the huge tank where you can observe and touch an array of freshwater fish. There is also an outdoor training center where you can try your hand at rock climbing.
|45 species / 1500 freshwater fish|
|Age Limit for Activities|
|Open to visitors of all ages.|
|Facilities for the Handicapped|
|Wheelchair ramp, reserved parking spaces, elevator|
|Admission / Participation Fees|
Adults: 2,000 won / Group: 1,500 won
|120 parking spaces|
|Dong Seoul Bus Terminal (Gangbyeon Station, Subway Line 2).
Take an intercity bus to Mitan-myeon.
From Mitan Bus Terminal, take a taxi to the Center.
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