Introduction

Opened in August 1966, the Yeongi Folk Museum showcases relics found in the old site of Sejong Special Self-Governing City. Over 1,000 relics, including Buddhist statues, weapons, pagodas, earthenware, porcelain, bronze ware, roof tiles, paintings, letters, houseware, kitchenware, farming tools, and others are arranged by era.

 

Address: 

34-4, Yangdae-gil, Yeonseo-myeon, , Sejong-si[Google Map]

 

Length of Tour: 

Approx. 1 hour

 

 

Homepage: 

cafe.daum.net/yghmuseum
(Korean only)

 

 

How To Use

 

Admission / Participation Fees: 

Individuals: Adults 3,000 won / Children 2,500 won
Groups: Adults 2,500 won / Children 2,000 won
* Group: 20 people or more

 

Parking Fee: 

Free of charge

 

 

Transportation

 

[Train]
From Yongsan Station, take a train to Jochiwon Station.
- In front of the Jochiwon Station, take Bus No. 710 or 720 to Ssangryu-ri Bus Stop.
- Go 30m forward, and turn right onto Biam-ro Street.
- Go 100m forward, and turn left at the sign for the Yeongi Folk Museum.

 

 

Additional Info

 

Collections Status: 

1,300 articles
(40 prehistory relics, 200 earthenwares, 30 Buddhist statues, 50 roof tiles, 500 celadon porcelain, 320 folk material, others)

 

Program Information: 

Traditional tea ceremony etiquette, making sotdae, hanji-handcraft (hand mirror), natural-dying (handkerchief), making injeolmi tteok (rice cake), etc.

 

Info. Services for Koreans: 

Guided tour available.

 

tel: +82-44-862-7449

zipcode: 30041

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-44-862-7449

parkingculture: Available

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

usetimeculture: Summer: 09:00-18:00
Winter: 09:00-17:00

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