Museums & Heritage

jangsaengpo-whale-museum

Jangsaengpo Whale Museum is a history museum located in Jangsaengpo, Nam-gu, Ulsan, South Korea. It is the only whale museum in South Korea. The museum details Ulsan’s history of whaling.

ulsan-museum

Ulsan Museum is a history museum located in Nam-gu, Ulsan, South Korea. The museum has a permanent exhibit that details life in Ulsan and the rest of Korea from prehistoric times to the present.

ulsan-petroglyph-museum

Ulsan Petroglyph Museum was established on May 30, 2008 at the entrance to Petroglyphs of Bangudae Terrace, National Treasure No. 285 in Ulju-gun. The museum is comprised of 311 exhibit materials, an exhibition hall (1,249㎡), a storage room (45.42㎡), an office room (72.96㎡), a research room (30.36㎡), and an audiovisual room (79.52㎡)…

jangsaengpo-whale-culture-village

Jangsaengpo Whale Culture Village reproduces the old scene of a whale-catching fishing village through areas like Whale Plaza, Jangsaengpo Old Village, Prehistoric Whale Experience Garden, an aquatic botanical garden and other themed area as well as a sculpture park.

ulsan-daegok-museum

Ulsan Daegok Museum is located about 4 kilometers from the Bangudae Petroglyph Rock. The museum is filled with earthenware and ceramics discovered while constructing the Daegok Dam from 1999 to 2004, and the back of the building offers a nice view of the dam itself.