Experience a Korean Traditional Seollal Lunar New Year’s Day Celebration at Busan Museum

In celebration of Korea’s biggest holiday, Seollal Lunar New Year, the Busan Museum will hold cultural activities and performances for visitors and citizens of Busan to enjoy at the museum on February 5, 2019.

The free cultural event includes making pigs with shrink plastic, Korean traditional performances, and traditional folk games.

On-site registration is available for making pigs with shrink plastic from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 5 (first come, first serve). The program is scheduled over three sessions (2 pm to 2:40 pm, 2:50 pm to 3:30 pm, 3:40 pm to 4:20 pm). Each session is limited to the first 40 people who register.

Visitors can also take part in playing yut, a Korean shuttlecock game (jegichagi), tuho (traditional stick-throwing), gulleongsoe (hoop-rolling), as well as a top-spinning game outside the museum building. (10:30a.m.-4:30p.m.) Korean traditional performances, including folk music and Samulnori are scheduled to be held on February 5, 2019, from 1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

The Busan Museum (including Cultural Experience Center inside the museum) will open to the public from February 2 to 6 during the Lunar New Year holidays.

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