Facilities
  • 1. Yeak-dang
  • 2. Umyeon-dang
  • 3. Yonhee Art
    Theater
  • 4. Museum of Gugak
  • 5. Damsowon
  • 6. Gugak Education
    Center
  • 7. Outdoor
    Experience Plaza

Museum of Gugak

1Yeak-dang

An 800-seat medium-large size theater where the stage of old courtyard atmosphere and the Bangpai-kite-shaped acoustic reflector are in harmony with the traditional art displayed on the stage

Food Court :

Located on the first level of Yeak-dang at National Gugak Center
- Beverages : Hand-dripped coffee, Americano, Various Drinks, Traditional Teas, Ice Cream, etc.
- Food : Waffles, Sandwiches, Honey Butter Bread, Hot Dogs, Cake Slices, Muffins, Cookies, etc.
- Hours of Operation : For Yeak-dang Performance 09:30 ~ 22:00, Monday - Saturday 09:30~20:00,
Sunday 11:00~20:00
- Capacity : About 70 seats including terrace seats
- Tel. : 02-3486-8182.

2Umyeon-dang

A 300-seat small theater that helps create vivid and engaging performances by narrowing the space between the stage and the audience

3Yonhee Art Theater

A 1,300-seat outdoor theater surrounded by Mt. Umyeon in Seocho-dong

4Museum of Gugak

Established in 1995, the museum houses Korean classical instruments, ancient music scores, ancient documents, and articles left by virtuosos. Visitors can enjoy the Gugak History Hall where the history of Gugak is displayed as well as the Ancient Documents Hall, Virtuosos Hall, and Instruments Hall where highly valued and treasured Gugak archives are preserved. The 3D Visual Image and Gugak Experience Hall add an enjoyable and authentic learning experience about Gugak. Through continuous data collection and supplementation, the Museum of Gugak will become a valuable place where people can learn and experience everything about Gugak.
- Hours of Operation : 9:00 ~ 18:00. (Closed on Mondays)

5Damsowon

Cafeteria located on the first basement level of the Administration and Practice Building at the National Gugak Center
- Hours of Operation : Weekdays - Lunch 11:30~13:00, Dinner 17:30~18:30
(Open for lunch on Mondays and Saturdays. but closed on Sundays and Holidays.)
- Capacite : 248 sieges
- Tel. : 02-580-3164

6Gugak Education Center

learning place for Koreans and foreigners that offers a variety of Gugak educational programs, including teachers’ duty training, lessons for teens, family lectures, and Gugak culture school, to promote understanding of Gugak

7Outdoor Experience Plaza

A place where visitors can learn how to play traditional percussion instruments (Jing, Janggu, Kkwaenggwari, drum, etc.) and experience folk games (Jegichagi, Tuho)