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About the Museum

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The Ulsan Onggi Museum is a space displaying artisans’ footprints and the culture and future of onggi.

This is designed to exhibit the history, culture, and future of onggi and retrace the course of artisans who have breathed and lived with onggi in the Oegosan Onggi Village, the unique domestic onggi distribution Mecca, the source of the livelihood of traditional onggi artisans.
With the master plan established in 2003, the museum construction was completed in October 2009 following its beginning in 2007. Finally, the Ulsan Onggi Museum was open on November 3th, 2009.

Ulsan Onggi Museum
Ulsan Onggi Museum

Tips on etiquette

  • 1. No smoking in the entire building.
  • 2. Please do not bring any food and pets except for hearing/seeing aid dogs in here.
  • 3. Before entering the exhibition hall, please turn off your cell phone or switch it to a vibration mode.
  • 4. Touching the exhibit or behavior that can damage it is not allowed.
  • 5. Photographing with the use of flash or a tripod and commercial photographing is banned.
  • 6. It is not acceptable to ride bikes or, skate boards, or do inline skating and other wheeled activities on the indoor and outdoor exhibition trails.
  • 7. Please abide by the modest dress code; for instance, do not wear slippers.

Exhibition Information

  • ㆍBusiness hours : 09:00~18:00 (Last admission: 17:20)
  • ㆍClosed date : Jan. 1st / Seollal (the Lunar New Year’s Day),
                           Chuseok(Korean Thanksgiving Day) / Every Monday / Holidays /
                           Closed arbitrarily by management and operations
  • ㆍEnquiry : Ulsan Onggi Museum 052)237-7894
                     Ulju Culture & Tourism Dept. 052)229-7645


Division Criteria Fees Remarks
Special Exhibition Hall The 1st use in the morning : 09:00 ~ 12:00
The 2nd use in the afternoon : 14:00 ~ 18:00
30,000 KRW for each use
  • - On Saturday and Sunday, 20% of fees on weekdays
       are added.
  • - For every additional hour, 20 % of the basic charge
       is added.
Air Conditioning Systems For each use 10,000원
  • - For every additional hour, 5,000 KRW is added.

Information for Each Floor

  • First floor of the outdoor exhibition, Sunken Garden, World’s Largest Onggi on Display, Onggi Exhibition Hall.
  • The second floor has a Special Exhibition Hall, Office, Director’s Office, Reference Room, Video Room