Exploring the UNESCO World Heritage in Korea


Exploring the UNESCO World Heritage in Korea


Korean Culture and Information Service under Ministry of Culture Sports and Tourism ,is hosting UNESCO World Heritage Experience Program for foreigners. This program consists of on-site tour, lecture and talk shows to enhance the understanding and knowledge of UNESCO World Heritage in Korea.

Yearly Event Schedule  

Order UNESCOIntangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Associated Tourist Attraction Region Date
1 Royal Ancestral Rite and Ritual Music in Jongmyo Shrine Seonjeongneung,
Jongmyo Shrine
Seoul May 1st 2016 (Sun)
2 Gangneung Danoje Festival PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games Arena Gangwon-do June 10th (Fri)~ 11th 2016 (Sat)
Nongak Experience and Suwon Hwaseong
Korean Folk Village
Suwon Hwaseong
Gyeonggi-do July 2nd 2016 (Sat)
4 Jeonju Hanok Village Pansori epic chant and Kimjang Activity Jeonju Hanok Village Jeollabuk-do August 31st 2016 (Wed)
5 Traditional Korean Martial Art “Taekkyeon” Chungju Chungju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do September 24th 2016 (Sat)
6 Korean Traditional Play ‘Namsadang Nori,’ ‘Ganggangsullae’ Experience and Baekjae Historic Site
Chungcheongnam-do October 22nd (Sat)~ 23th 2016 (Sun)