Introduction : The Daegwallyeong Museum is located in Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do Province. It is housed in a building that resembles a dolmen, striking a balance with its surrounding landscape and earning it an Outstanding Architecture Award from the Construction Association of Korea and the Best Award from Gangwon-do Province.The museum has six exhibition halls, including those that are named after the guardian gods that represent the four directions. Cheongnyongbang (Room of the Green Dragon - East) is decorated in blue and displays celadon and traditional ceramics. Baekobang (Room of the White Tiger - West) is in white and exhibits Buddhist art and wooden dolls. Jujakbang (Room of the Red Vermillion - South) is in red and displays a bridal palanquin, folk paintings, and calligraphy. The black Hyeonmubang (Room of the Black Turtle - North) displays bronze relics. Also, there is the Togibang (Earthenware) showing Prehistoric era shacks and earthenware. Uribang exhibits wooden furniture and folk craftwork.
The outdoor space offers an exhibit of stone pagodas and statues as well as a thatched cottage and an operating water mill.
Address : 1, Daegwallyeongyet-gil, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
Inquiries : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info:+82-33-660-3830~2
Operating Hours : 09:00-18:00
* Last admission is 30 minutes before closing.