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Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])

  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Hwasun Dolmen Site [UNESCO World Heritage] (화순 고인돌군 유적 [유네스코 세계문화유산])
  • Address Goindol 1-ro, Hwasun-gun, Jeollanam-do
    전라남도 화순군 도곡면 효산리 64 일대
  • Type Monuments/ Historical Sites
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-61-379-3178
  • Homepage www.dolmen.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The Hwasun Dolmen Site is located near the waterfalls of the mountain pass linking Dogok-myeon of Hyosan-ri and Chunnyang-myeon of Daesin-ri. According to experts, 135 of the 980 stones in Dogok-myeon Hyosan-ri are dolmen. There are also about 100 damaged stone tables that still maintain their original form.

    What makes the Hwasun dolmens special is that in such a small district there are as many as 596 dolmen, including Korea’s biggest stone table. Acknowledging the importance of the cultural assets, the Hwasun Dolmen Site was registered as World Heritage No. 997 in year 2000 along with Gochang and Ganghwa Dolmens.

    Current Status
    Historical Place No. 410 (Designated on September 17, 1998)
    World Heritage No. 997 (Designated on December 2, 2000)

    Duration
    Approx. 1 to 2 hours

    Activity Information
    Making earthenware product, making stone product (arrowhead), making jewelry, etc.
    - Period: March-December
    - Location: Prehistory Experience Hall inside Hwasun Dolmen Site
    - Participation fee: Varies by program
    - Registration: www.idolmen.or.kr
    - Inquiries: +82-61-370-8800

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Admission Fees
    Free

    Available Facilities
    Reservoir, walking trail, prehistoric village, prehistoric experience, hut, rest area, etc.

    Restrooms
    Available

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