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  • Royal Works Exhibition at Unhyeongung Palace

  • Culture & Tourism news SMG 4084

    The “Royal Works” exhibition will be held at Unhyeongung Palace from May 24 (Sat) to June 15 (Sun). Unhyeongung Palace was the private residence of Heungseon Daewongun Lee Ha-eung, and was also where Emperor Gojong, the 26th king of Joseon and the first emperor of the Great Han Empire, lived until he was 12 years old, before he was enthroned.

    Title of Exhibition Unhyeongung Royal Works Exhibition
    Date & Time May 24 (Sat) 2014 to June 15, 2014 (Sun)

    09:00-18:00 (closed Mondays)

    Location Special Exhibition Hall at Unhyeongung Palace
    Entrance Fee Free of charge
    Inquiries Unhyeongung Management Office

    (02-766-9090 / www.unhyeongung.or.kr)

    Directions 100m from Anguk Station (Subway Line 3), Exit 4

    400m from Jongno 3-ga Station (Subway Line 5), Exit 5

    The exhibition was prepared by three experts specializing in different traditional crafts to share the significance and beauty of Korean culture. Main pieces at the exhibit include yellow lacquerware, letter carvings, and jewelry once worn by royalty.