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JW Marriott Hotel Seoul

176, Sinbanpo-ro, Seocho-gu  Seoul  137-040  South Korea 

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Learn Traditional Korean Customs, Culture
  • Jangchungdong 2-Ga 201-6  Near National Theater of Korea 
  • Seoul,  100-856
  • Phone: +82 2 2234 3325
  • Fax: +82 2 2253 2213
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  • Neighborhood: Seodaemun-gu
  • Category: Cultural Events


Located opposite the National Theater, this institute teaches traditional Korean customs and culture. Classes offered here include tea ceremony, cooking, dancing, how to wear hanbok (Korean traditional clothes), kimchi making, and the etiquette of a traditional Korean wedding ceremony. These traditions are learned through direct participation. Tour groups are provided with special programs. The average class lasts from one to two hours and anyone is welcome to attend. A fee of KRW400,000 per lesson is charged for a group of ten.

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