◇ Experience Contents

1. Individual Experience

Classification Tteok Experience
Contents Reservations are required by phone at least 2 days in advance.
The experience hours will be confirmed at the time of reservation.
Menu
(Choose 1)

Kkot-san-byeong

(Flower shape ricecake)

Maehwa-tteok

(Apricot flower ricecake)

Cost 20,000won/person(admission fee to the museum is not included.)
Language English, Chinese or Japanese


2. Group Experience

Classification Tteok Kimchi Korean Dishes
Menu 2 kinds of tteok-practice & tasting 1 kind of Kimchi-practice & tasting 2 kinds of Korean dishes-practice & tasting
Program
  • Visit of Museum (Guide accompanied)
  • Explanation on Korean culture and food.
  • Instructor’s demo & student’s practice. Tasting & packing.
  • Visit of Museum (Guide accompanied)
  • Explanation on Korean food culture and kimchi.
  • Instructor’s demo & student’s practice.
  • Tasting & packing.
  • Visit of Museum (Guide accompanied)
  • Wearing of Korean dress Hanbok
  • Explanation on Korean food culture.
  • Instructor’s demo & student’s practice.
  • Meal (rice and soup)
Costs 50,000won/person
The minimum number is 7
(The minimum cost is 350,000won)
50,000won/person
The minimum number is 7
(The minimum cost is 350,000won)
70,000won/person
The minimum number is 5
(The minimum cost is 350,000won)
Language English, Chinese or Japanese
Notice
  • Certificate in Korean, if desired, is presented.
  • 10,000won for experience of wearing Hanbok(traditional Korean clothes)
  • Please send the E-mail( tkmuseum@tkmuseum.or.kr) for reservation at least a week in advance.


◇ Experience Program


Classification Tteok Kimchi Korean Dishes
Contents Tteok is a food that contains the emotion and culture of Koreans. Its types vary depending on the seasons and the provinces. Experience the beautiful Korean tteok that is essential for various ritual occasions. Kimchi is a fermented dish representing Korean food, and can be considered as a slow-food. Enjoy the Kimjang culture which is listed as UNESCO heritage. Korean traditional food is a healthy one. It boasts a variety of recipes using natural ingredients. Experience the tastes and styles of Korean food.
Exper
-ience

Menu
Menu
1

Pounded

Cake

Menu
1

Kkotsanbyeong

(Flower shape rice-cake )

Bulgogi

Steamed
Cake

Menu
2

Danhobak Cake

(Pumpkin ricecake)

Cabbage Kimchi Kimchi Pancake
Menu
2

Pounded
Cake

Menu
1

Maehwa-tteok

(Apricot flower ricecake)

Bibimbap

Steamed
Cake

Menu
2

Goguma-tteokcake

(Sweet potato ricecake)

White Kimchi

Doenjang-jjigae

(Soybean Paste Stew)

Remarks

· The menus are to chosen by consultation.



◇ Contact point for inquiry

For further information call the following telephone number or send the email to
the address listed below.



◇ Tteok Museum

Room 1
Displays various rice cakes, Tteok, which are enjoyed during the major holidays and festivities in Korea. Other seasonal rice cakes are displayed along with the utensils required to make them. In this way visitors can learn about Korean rice cakes and their preparation.
Room 2
Shows food used in traditional rituals. Also displayed in this room, theme-wise, are relics worn shiny with age by our forefathers. in a man's life, form life to death, there are at least four major sequential rituals. The paraphernalias, especially food and dress, is on view to help visitors to understand their significance.


◇ Admission hours

Office Hours Mon.~Sun. AM 10:00~ PM 6:00
Closing Days New Year's Day, Chuseok(Korean Thanks giving Day)


◇ Admission fees

Adult 3,000won
Youth(age 4-18) 2,000won


◇ Ancillary facilities and surrounding vicinity>

  • Ancillary Facilities : Tteok Cafe ‘Jilsiru’(1F), Institute of Traditional Korean Food(7F)
  • Surrounding Vicinity : Jongmyo Royal Shrine, Changdeokgung Palace, Insa-dong,Unhyeongung Palace


◇ Traffic guidance

  • Bus : No. 109, 151, 162, 171, 172, 272, 1012, 601 Get off at Changdeokgung Palace
  • Subway : At Jongno 3-ga Station, Exit gate No. 7, 5mins by walk


◇ Address and other information

  • address : 71, Donwhamun-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul. Korea
  • Website : www.tkmuseum.or.kr
  • Telephone 82-2-741-5447 , Fax 82-2-741-7848