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Traditional folklore hall

Korean Folk Museum which presents daily life and culture from late Joseon
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Presenting a sweeping view of the life in rural community and traditional culture in daily life in the late Joseon period, TKorean Folk Museum creates a vivid image of the yearly life of four farming families in Yongin that unfolded on the 24 solar terms through four seasons from cradle to grave during the late Joseon period. As an exhibition hall where people can easily learn and experience the traditional culture of the country, Korean Folk Museum is loved by visitors.

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World folklore hall

Exhibiting Culture in the Daily Life of Countries of the World

Opened on Sep. 22, 2001, KFV The World Folk Museum is composed of nine permanent exhibition buildings. With 3,000 or so items of cultural heritage collected from the five oceans and seven continents, the Museum provides exhibition areas for different cultures, which present clothing, food, and housing, technology for livelihood, and culture and arts of each country.

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Masked dance exhibition hall

Various Masks Carrying Laughter and Humor and Tales of Masks from Different Regions

KFV Mask Dance Exhibition Hall presents a vivid display in a diorama of various masked dances such as Bongsan Masked Dance and Bukcheong Lion Dance Drama with explanations of masked dances from different parts of the country. Also, at the entrance of the exhibition hall, visitors can see an artisan making various masks.

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Earthenware dance exhibition hall

Tales of Earthenware Conveying the Heartiness and Wisdom of Our Ancestors

KFV Earthenware Exhibition Hall collects in one single place items of earthenware that provide a peek at the wisdom of our ancestors. First made in the period of Three Kingdoms, earthenware has since been used in close connection with the traditional life of our ancestors and at the same time provides excellent pieces for folk painting and patterns demonstrating artistic beauty. Earthenware Experience Hall, which provides an opportunity to make earthenware carrying natural leisure and richness, is a place loved by families, group or international visitors.

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