|Oegosan Onggi Village (외고산옹기마을)|
|Oegosan Onggi Village is the largest producer of traditional onggi (earthenware) in Korea. The village was established by artisans and potters from all over Korea to practice and preserve the tradition of onggi craft. The village itself is a massive collection of various earthenware products, creating unique folk village scenery. Also, a range of facilities are located inside the village for visitors to explore the culture of onggi. They include Onggi Cultural Center displaying the history and culture of onggi products, Village Information Center equipped with the village history hall, multimedia room and seminar room, and Onggi Academy used for conducting hands-on learning programs and cultivating professional artisans. Visitors can observe the crafting of onggi products, while making their own. Since 2000, the annual Oegosan Onggi Festival has been held every October to celebrate the tradition and practice of onggi crafts. Meanwhile, in 2011, the onggi pottery standing over two meters high in the village was recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records.|
|New Year's Day, Seollal (Lunar New Year) holidays, Chuseok (Thanksgiving) holidays, Mondays, the day after a national holiday, etc.|
|Clay and Onggi making programs
- Individuals: 7,000 won per person
- Groups (30+ people): 5,000 won per person
- Operating Hours: 09:00 - 12:00, 13:00 - 18:00
|Onggi Cultural Center, Village Information Center, Onggi Academy, exhibition halls|
|Facilities for the Handicapped|
|Take an intercity bus to Ulsan (울산).
From Ulsan Express Bus Terminal, cross the road.
Go left for 100m to the bus stop.
Take Bus 507 or 715 to Gosan Village (고산마을).