The Korea House (Traditional Culture Programs) (한국의집 전통문화체험)


10, Toegye-ro 36-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 중구 퇴계로36길 10 (필동2가)


Traditional&Cultural Experiences/ Temple Stays


• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

• For more info: +82-2-2270-1125


(Korean only)


Korea House was once the private residence of Park Paeng-nyeon, a Joseon Dynasty scholar, that had been renovated with architectural features of an anicent court before opening to the public in 1981. The idyllic premises play host to a variety of cultural programs designed for experiencing various Korean traditions, ranging from food and arts to tea etiquette and wedding ceremonies. Participation in up to two to three programs at a time is possible with an advanced registration. Meanwhile, visitors may enjoy shopping at the handicraft souvenir shop or try traditional dishes at the restaurant.




1 hr 30 min

Activity Information

[Food] Kimchi-making, Kkotsanbyeong (rice cake decorated with flower)-making

[Craft] Hanji-craft, knotting, mask-making

[Entertainment] Samulnori, dance, taekgyeon

* Minimum of 20 people / Maximum of 200 people

* Inquiries and reservation: +82-2-2270-1125

Activity Dates


Operating Hours

09:00-10:30 / 09:30-11:00
14:00-15:30 / 14:30-16:00

Parking Facilities


Available Facilities

[Traditional Restaurant]

Experience the Korean royal court cuisine, while enjoying various traditional art performances.
Lunch: 12:00-14:00 / Dinner: 17:00-18:30, 19:00-20:30

- Inquiries: +82-2-2266-9101~3

[Traditional Art Performance Theater]

Enjoy various traditional art performances by traditional singers (Myeongchang) and dancers (Myeongin) that have been staged under different themes every season for the past 28 years.
Schedule: Monday-Sunday, 18:30-19:30 / 20:30-21:30

- Inquiries: +82-2-2266-9101~3

[Traditional Wedding]

Witness the authentic traditional wedding ceremony featuring great food and special performances.
Special celebrations for 25th, 50th and 60th wedding anniversaries are also held.

[Cultural Artifacts Shop]

A rare collection of handmade traditional art work by master craftsmen, who have been designated as the national intangible cultural assets, as well as souvenirs are on display at the shop.
Inquiries: +82-2271-1275


Not permitted