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  • Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul

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  • Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul
    Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul
    Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul

    A cultural event called ‘Bukchon’s Springtime’ will be held every Saturday during the month of March in Bukchon, a Hanok residence located in Seoul. Visitors will be given the opportunity to enjoy special traditional and cultural experiences of Korea in Bukchon Cultural Center.

    • Traditional and cultural experiences found in Hanok: Diverse traditional and cultural programs can be found each week, including Korean paper art (‘making flower coasters’), boudoir handicraft (‘making cell phone tassels’), and straw handicraft (‘making flower baskets’).
      Cultural program during March in Bukchon, Seoul
      Date Program
      March 10 (Sat.) [Traditional textile painting] Painting textile drawings on handkerchiefs
      [Spring flower coloring] Coloring flower paintings in Hanok
      March 17 (Sat.) [Straw handicraft] Making flower baskets
      March 24 (Sat.) [Literary paintings] Making literary paintings on handkerchiefs
      [Korean paper art] Making flowers of Korean paper
      March 31 (Sat.) [Korean painting] Making scrolls
      [Korean classical music] Taepyeongso making and pipe performances

      ‣ Every Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm / Cost of materials: 3,000 KRW
      Also, the Hanok Support Center is holding programs to induce the interest of foreigners in the Korean Hanok.

    • ’Hanok Highlights’ for foreigners:The Hanok Support Center is a space where the structure and unique beauty of Hanok can be appreciated, and is always open for travelers and residents. A professional commentator will explain to foreigners about Hanok. Small experience programs such as Hanok stamping and dancheong pattern coloring will also be available.

      ‣ March 22 (Thur.) from 10:15 am to 11:00 am for 15 English-speakers (advance reservation required), free

    Date: Every Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm until March 31, 2018 (Sat.)
    Place: Bukchon Cultural Center (37, Gyedong-gil), Hanok Support Center (11-7, Gyedong 2-gil)
    Fee: 3,000 KRW for materials
    Reservations and inquiries: 82-2-741-1033
    Website:http://hanok.seoul.go.kr