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Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)

  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Gwangju National Museum (국립광주박물관)
  • Address 110, Haseo-ro, Buk-gu, Gwangju
    광주광역시 북구 하서로 110 (매곡동)
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-62-570-7000
  • Operating Hours 10:00-18:00

    [Late hours (Saturdays from February-October)] 10:00- 20:00
  • Closed New Year's Day, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
  • Length of Tour Approx. 1 hour
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gwangju National Museum, opened on December 6, 1978, was established to promote the development of cultural arts and to foster patriotism. Gwangju National Museum’s goal is to conserve cultural values through the collection and preservation of historical and valuable artifacts found in Gwangju and Jeollanam-do regions as well as make contributions to the community through continuous research, exhibition, and education. With over 130,000 artifacts as well as various educational and experience programs, the museum aims to provide an enjoyable cultural center for visitors.

    Structure Size
    Land area: 82,993 ㎡

    Total area: 15,127 ㎡

    Building area: 5,575 ㎡

    Program Information
    Educational programs (check the official website for details)

    Main Facilities
    Exhibition halls, Resarch Center, Education Center

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Museum shop, cafe, rest area

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free (Except during paid special exhibition)

    * Visitors must visit the ticket booth to recieve comlimentary entry tickets.

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    Free

    Homepage
    gwangju.museum.go.kr

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