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Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater

Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater
  • Representative
    Seung Yeop Lee
  • Business Inquiries
    Bo ra Kim
  • Address
    102, yulgok-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03134 Korea
  • Phone
    82 2 3210 7008
  • Fax
    82 2 3210 7020
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Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater

Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater is one of the nation's top-notch performance stages specializing in acoustic sound traditional music.

The theater is located between Changdeokgung Palace the only palace in the nation listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Jongmyo a royal Confucian shrine.

The Seoul Metropolitan Government purchased the theater’s grounds with the purpose of recovering the identity of the historic area around Changdeokgung Palace and constructed the Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater to promote traditional music.

Combining traditional Korean and modern architectural styles, Seoul Donhwamun Traditional Theater consists of a theater, the Gugak Madang(Courtyard), cafeteria, studio and other rooms to showcase a variety of traditional music, Korean tradition, and culture. The theater is operated by the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts Korea's representative cultural and arts institution and is committed to contributing quality contents and enhancing opportunities for citizens to enjoy the culture and arts.