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Wonju Hanji Festival (원주한지문화제)

Introduction : ​Wonju Hanji Festival celebrates the wonderful cultural heritage of hanji (mulberry bark paper). The festival offers varied programs related to hanji to entertain and educate visitors at the festival.​ Period : ​09.…

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Healience Seonmaeul Resort in Hongcheon

Healience Seonmaeul Resort is located on the gentle slope of a mountain in Hongcheon, Gangwon-do. As you travel up the winding road to the resort, you’ll notice an alert on your phone saying “No service.” Healience Seonmaeul Resor…

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Yanggu Center Festival (국토정중앙 양구 배꼽축제)

Introduction : ​Held at the center of the Korean Peninsula, the Yanggu Center Fesitval is the main summer festival of Yanggu-gun. The festival takes place around Seocheonbyeon Leports Park.​ Period : ​07.31.2020 ~ 08.02.2020​ Addr…

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Gangneung Danoje Festival (강릉단오제)

Introduction : ​The Gangneung Danoje Festival was designated a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO in 2005 and is Important Intangible Cultural Property No. 13 in Korea in 1967. The festival serve…

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Goseong DMZ Museum (고성 DMZ 박물관)

Introduction : ​Although the DMZ Museum was established in memory of a painful past, the museum today embraces everything about the latest efforts made to transform the DMZ from a place of political scars to a symbol of peace and …

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Chuncheon Makguksu & Dakgalbi Festival

Introduction : ​Chuncheon Makguksu & Dakgalbi Festival is a local festival introducing local food representing Chuncheon. Its main foods, makguksu (spicy buckwheat noodles) and dakgalbi (spicy stir-fried chicken), became well-…

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Gossigul Cave-Gangwon Paleozoic Geopark

Introduction : ​Gossigul Cave located in Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do Province is a limestone cave almost 6 kilometers long. Its name came from the story that the Go family took refuge here during the Imjin War (1592-1598). Inside the…

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Chosun Minhwa Museum

Introduction : ​Chosun Minhwa Museum finished construction in 1998, in Waseok-ri, Gimsatga-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do and opened on July 29, 2000. The museum contains about 3,000 folk paintings (minhwa) from the Joseon era an…

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Gangwon-do Forestry Museum

Introduction : ​Gangwon-do Forestry Museum, located within the Gangwon-do Provincial Flower Garden, is the nation's first space dedicated to forests. It serves as a cultural space for people to draw nearer to nature, as well as cr…

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Chuncheon National Museum

Introduction : ​Opened on October 30, 2002, the Chuncheon National Museum is a storehouse of the cultural heritage of Gangwon-do. It preserves and exhibits the archaeological and artistic treasures of the region, which range in da…

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