The only knife specialty shop in Korea, this Insadong gallery is home to over 6,000 knives from all over the world. They include traditional Korean and Japanese knives, Chinese knives, decorative knives, knives by some famous artists, and knives shown in movies. There are a variety of knives for both daily and decorative uses. Customers who order custom knives may observe the entire manufacturing process.
7, Insadong 9-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul[Google Map]
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-735-4431
knifegallery.co.kr (Korean only)
Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 6.
Walk roughly 150 meters from the station and go down an alley across Sudo Pharmacy in Insa-dong.
telname: Pyeon Geon-il
opendateshopping: March 8. 2001
opentime: 10:00~19:00 (Weekdays) / 10:00~18:00 (Saturdays) / 12:00~18:00 (Sundays, national holidays)
restdateshopping: Soellal, Chusoek
saleitem: Knives from all over the world
shopguide: [B1F] Knives exhibition & sales
※ Fee: 1,000 won per person
※ Free entrance: Children under age 7, people with disability, seniors (70 years or older)
※ Group (20 people or more): 30% off from regular price