Korean Folk Village – A living village of the J

oseon Dynasty era

This is a captivating locale where one can immerse themselves in traditional Korean culture amidst serene surroundings, a welcome escape from the urban hustle and bustle. Here, visitors have the opportunity to delve into the authentic lives of both noblemen and peasants by exploring their residences and workshops. The comprehensive setup includes a farming village, government offices, and village schools, offering a vivid slice of life from the Joseon Dynasty era.

This village serves as an excellent platform to learn about Korean seasonal customs, shamanism, and the influence of Confucianism on Korean culture. As you wander through the streets, you’ll come across impromptu events and activities to partake in. Additionally, each season brings a variety of traditional street performances, further enriching the cultural experience this village offers.

Address: 90, Minsokchon-ro, Giheung-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do

Map of Korean Folk Village

Opening Hours

Season
Weekdays
Weekend
Feb-Apr
09:30 ~ 18:00
09:30 ~ 18:30
May-Sep
09:30 ~ 18:30
09:30 ~ 19:00
Oct
09:30 ~ 18:00
09:30 ~ 18:30
Nov-Jan
09:30 ~ 17:30
09:30 ~ 18:00

Rates

Rates at Korean Folk Village

How to get there

Express Bus

5001-1

From Sinnonhyeon Subway Station or Gangnam Subway Station

Location: From Exit 6 of Sinnonhyeon Subway Station, go straight 250m
and you will find the stop across from the CGV.

Route: Sinnonhyeon Subway Station → Gangnam Subway Station → Yangjae Subway Station → Yangjae IC → Suwon IC → Singal → Korean Folk Village → Myongji University

1560 (Non-stop and seated)

From Sinnonhyeon Subway Station or Gangnam Subway Station

Location: From Exit 6 of Sinnonhyeon Subway Station, go straight 250m
and you will find the stop across from the CGV.

Route: Sinnonhyeon Subway Station → Gangnam Subway Station → Yangjae Subway Station → Gyeongbu Expressway → Singal → Korean Folk Village 3-Way Intersection (Samsung Apt.) → Samsung Semiconductor → Byeongjeom

5500-1 (Non-stop and seated)

From Jonggak Subway Station

Location: From Exit 3 of Jonggak Subway Station, go straight 200m to Tapgol Park

Route: Jonggak Subway Station → Dankook University → Seohyeon Subway Station → Migeum Subway Station → Singal → Bora Elementary School → Korean Folk Village 3-Way Intersection (Samsung Apt.) → Kyunghee University

Subway

subway to Korean Folk Village
subway to Korean Folk Village

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Shuttle Bus

Shuttle bus to Korean Folk Village.
Shuttle bus to Korean Folk Village.

 

Wheelchairs and Stroller’s Rental

Strollers and wheelchairs are available for rental at the entrance of this village. Wheelchairs are provided for free, while it costs 2,000 won for stroller’s rental.

Amusement Park inside the Korean Folk Village

There are two types of pass.

A. Choose 1 out of the following – Hometown of the Legends, Viking, Music Express, Mini Train, Crazy Raft, Drop & Twist

B. Choose 1 out of the following – Haunted House, Bumper Car, Mini Viking, the Merry-go-round, Boat Ride, 4D Theater, Drop & Twist Mini, Bounce Spin

Exciting winter break and homely memories of a rural home! Program providing vivid experiences in making traditional toys (square kite, jegi, and wooden top) in a warm ondol room and gamboling around the dear rural hometown. While sharing sweet potatoes roasted on the clay-made traditional stove and riding the traditional ice sled that runs on the frozen paddy field, create lasting winter memories for your family.

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Map

How to get there

Driving Directions

From Seoul

Gyeongbu Expressway Singal I.C. → Yeongdong Expressway (Hobeop direction) → Yangji I.C. → Straight ahead to Baegam direction → Baegam-myeon → Dae Jang Geum Park

From Suwon

Yeongdong Expressway East Suwon I.C. → Turn right at Geungok Intersection Anseong/Baegam direction (325 local road) → Baegam-myeon → Dae Jang Geum Park

Public Transportation

From Seoul

Giheung station (Bundang Line) → Transfer to Yongin Ever Line → Get off at Stadium, Songdam College station → Forbes Hospital bus station → Take a bus heading towards Baegam direction → Get off at Baegam → Take # 105 Bus or a taxi → Dae Jang Geum Park

# 105 Bus

– Getting on at the Hanaro Drugstore (across Baegam Bus Terminal) / Getting off at the Parking Lot of Dae Jang Geum Park
– The time schedule of the # 105 Bus is provided on the official website of Dae Jang Geum Park.

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