Gwangju Culture & Art Center is located in the northeast of Gwangju-si and includes a range of representative cultural pieces from ancient times to the modern era. The Art Center is affiliated with several museums nearby including the Gwangju National Museum, Jungoe Park, the Municipal Folk Museum, and the Gwangju Museum of Art.

The 4,145-pyeong / 13,700 square-meter center consists of a main stage for performance art, 10 practice rooms, 8 electrical rooms, an auditorium with 1,792 seats and over 600 pyeongs / 1,983 square meters of lobby space. The center, as a performance art hall complex, supports all types of art including opera, ballet, modern dance, theater, and Korean traditional opera. It is set amidst the beautiful Unamsan Mountain area and serves as a soothing getaway for urbanites.



60, Bungmun-daero, Buk-gu, Gwangju[Google Map]


Length of Tour: 

Varies by performance.



Homepage: (Korean only)



How To Use


Admission / Participation Fees: 

Varies by event





From U-Square (Gwangju Bus Terminal) Bus Stop, take Pungam Bus 16 (풍암16) and get off at the Gwangju Culture & Art Center (광주문화예술회관) Bus Stop.



Additional Info


Industry Information: 

Ticketing is available via phone, onilne, and on-site reservation.



Ticketing is available via phone, onilne, and on-site reservation.


General Overview: 

Performance Hall available for rental
* Inquiry: +82-62-613-8352


zipcode: 61104

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-613-8333

parkingculture: Available

restdateculture: Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)

usetimeculture: 09:00-22:00

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