국립중앙박물관 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KOREA

  • Library

    West Wing 2F

    The library holds Korean and foreign books and digital media on archaeology, art history, historical studies, and other topics related to the museum. It is a place of information and learning.

    • Hours

      10:00-18:00

    • Holiday

      A public holiday is closed.

  • Education Center & Auditoriums

    West Wing 1F

    The 400 –seat Main Auditorium is equipped with 4 language interpretation facilities and is ideal for international seminars. In addition, there are a smaller 200-seat auditorium, three classrooms, a pottery studio with an electronic kiln, a dying studio, and a calligraphy & painting studio with a ceiling high enough to hold large paintings.

  • Theater Yong

    West Wing 2F

    Theater Yong offers the finest cultural space and facilities with a capacity of 805 seats. The multi-purpose stage hosts classical music, ballet, stage play, and other genres of high-quality performance.

    • Contact

      +82-2-1544-5955

    Theater Yong
The Museum shops offer a variety of cultural products, ranging from various articles of Korean cultural heritage and tradition reinterpreted to meet the tastes of modern people, to professional works of art.
  • Online museum shop

    Online shop
  • Museum Shop 1

    East Wing 1F, 463㎡

    A variety of cultural products are offered: reasonably priced souvenirs, living ware, handicrafts, professional art works, books on history and ar

    • Hours

      Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 10:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
      Wed/Sat 10:00 am ~ 9:00 pm
      Sun 10:00 am ~ 7:00 pm

  • Museum Shop 2

    East Wing 1F in the Permanent Exhibition Hall, 86㎡

    Cultural products and books related to exhibitions are displayed, and are available for purchase.

    • Hours

      Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 10:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
      Wed/Sat 10:00 am ~ 9:00 pm
      Sun 10:00 am ~ 7:00 pm

  • Museum Shop 3

    East Wing 3F in the Permanent Exhibition Hall, 43㎡

    Cultural goods outlet stores sell cultural products that have passed the season with a discount rate of 30% to 70%.(However, book 10%)

    • Hours

      Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 10:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
      Wed/Sat 10:00 am ~ 9:00 pm
      Sun 10:00 am ~ 7:00 pm

  • Children's Museum Shop

    West Wing 1F, 75㎡

    Products and books for Children on the themes of history and culture are available. Like the Children's Museum, the shop is designed to enhance children’s visit.

    • Hours

      Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 10:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
      Wed 10:00 am ~ 6:00 pm
      Last Wed 10:00 am ~ 9:00 pm
      Sat/Sun 10:00 am ~ 7:00 pm

  • Subway Entrance

    Subway Entrance(Museum Nadeulgil), a 255m path, comprises a 160m moving walkway and a 95m stretch inside the museum grounds where exhibitions, small concerts, and events can be held.

    • Hours

      Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 7:00 am ~ 7:00 pm
      Wed/Sat 7:00 am ~ 10:00 pm
      Sun/Holidays 7:00 am ~ 7:00 pm