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Gangwon-do » Chuncheon-si » Kim You-jeong House of Literature (Sille Village) (김유정 문학촌)

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Address
25, Sille-gil, Sindong-myeon, Chuncheon-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 춘천시 신동면 실레길 25
Type
Folk Villages
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-261-4650 (Korean)
Homepage
www.kimyoujeong.org
(Korean only)
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Introduction
Known as one of Korea’s leading short story novelists, Kim Yu-jeong (1908~1937) was born in Sille Village in Sindong-myeong, Chuncheon. A restoration of his birth house, the Kim Yu-jeong House of Literature is part of an effort to turn the whole village into a literature village, commemorating the novelist. The house has an exhibition hall, a walking path, and a hiking trail.

Kim Yu-jeong spent a great deal of his life in Seoul and returned to his hometown in 1931 at the age of 23. He published his first novel 'Sangol Nageune (The Wanderer)' followed by numerous rural-based novels such as 'Dongbaekkkot (The Camellias)' and 'Bom bom (Spring)'.

Inside the exhibition hall, his birth home and even a treadmill are reproduced in their original form. A variety of programs reproducing his works are on display.
Telephone
+82-33-261-4650
Closed
Closed on every Monday and the day after public holidays
Operating Hours
Winter Season 09:30-17:00
Summer Season 09:00-18:00
Admission Fees
Free of charge.
Directions

[Train+Bus]
Take a train from Sangbong Station (Subway Line 7, Jungang Line) to Chuncheon.
Get off at Kim Yu-jeong station. The village is located 3min walking distance from the station.
or
From Namchuncheon station, take bus 1 or 67.
Get off at Kim Yu-jeong Literature Village bus stop.

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