Introduction

Situated in Pocheon (Gyeonggi-do), the Hangaone facility consists of the Hangwa Culture Museum and the Hangwa Cultural Education Center. Visitors can tour the museum and participate in making Hangwa (traditional Korean confectionery). After the experience program, visitors can even taste hangwa, along with a selection of traditional teas.

The Hangwa Culture Museum is the first museum in Korea to have a theme centered on traditional Korean sweets. Its first floor exhibits the history of hangwa, tools used to make it, and the various types (Yakgwa, Yugwa, Yumilgwa, Jeongwa, Dasik, and Gangjeong), while the second floor offers seasonal hangwa, hangwa with tea, hangwa areas in Pocheon, information from hangwa experts, and tourism information on Pocheon. The education center runs colorful hands-on programs offering visitors an opportunity to make hangwa and also learn about traditional tea culture.

 

Address: 

26-9, Sanjeonghosu-ro 322beon-gil, Pocheon-si, Gyeonggi-do[Google Map]

 

Length of Tour: 

Approx. 1 hour

 

 

Homepage: 

hangaone.com (Korean only)

 

 

How To Use

 

Admission / Participation Fees: 

Individuals - Adults 2,000 won / Students 1,500 won / Children (ages 7 & under) Free
Groups - Adults 1,000 won / Students 800 won / Children (ages 7 & under) Free
* Senior students & people with disabilities eligible for 50% discount with ID
* Elementary students must be accompanied by an adult

 

Parking Fee: 

Free of charge

 

Structure Size: 

Total area: 1,622.83㎡

 

 

Transportation

 

[Bus]
From Dong Seoul Terminal, take a bus to Uncheon
- Take City Bus 71 to Sanjeongho Lake
- Get off at Hangaone (Hangwa Culture Museum)

 

 

Additional Info

 

Collections Status: 

[Programs for groups]
Traditional Korean confectionery making - Yugwa, Dasik

[Programs for individual]
Traditional Korean confectionery making - Hangwa, Dasik
* Subject to change.

 

Program Information: 

[Programs for groups]
Traditional Korean confectionery making - Yugwa, Dasik

[Programs for individual]
Traditional Korean confectionery making - Hangwa, Dasik
* Subject to change.

 

Reservations: 

Reservations should
be made for a group of 20 or more people at least 3 days before the visit (+82-31-533-8121)

 

tel: +82-31-533-8121

zipcode: 11103

accomcountculture: 200 people

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
•For more info +82-31-533-8121

parkingculture: Available

restdateculture: Mondays, New year's Day, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day) Holidays

usetimeculture: 10:00-17:00
* Last admission: 1 hour before closing

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