Culture & Arts Groups

Tongyeong Intangible Cultural Preserving Association

  • Established Date : May 8, 1970
  • Purpose
    The purpose of the association is to hand down, protect and foster the appointed important tangible and intangible culture assets and explore undiscovered cultural assets, develop studies in order to preserve them eternally.
  • Main Activities
    • Technical Field : 5 No. 10 (an)Intangible Cultural Property and Intangible Cultural Property (Najeonjang, or Lacquerware Inlaid with Mother-of-Pearl) people , 3 No.55 (an)Intangible Cultural Property of Somokjang, or Furniture Making people, 3 No. 64 (an)Intangible Cultural Property of Duseokjang, or Tinsmithing people, 2 No. 114 (an)Intangible Cultural Property of Yeomjang, or Bamboo Blind Weaving people, 1 No. 4 (an)Intangible Cultural Property of Gadil, or Top Hat Making and 5 Tongyeong Kite people and 1 Hand fan holder.
    • Performing Field : No. 82 (an)Intangible Cultural Property- 30 south coast Byulsingood holders, No. 21 (an)Intangible Cultural Property, 25 Seungjeonmu.
  • Address : 377-1, Mujeon-dong, Tongyeong-si
  • For more information : 055)645-2971

Tongyeong Culture Foundation

  • Established Date : Dec. 28, 1989/June 5, 1992
  • Purpose
    To organize a sound society, promote culture awareness to civic by exercising and developing series education programs including good quality culture.
  • Address : 1369-2 Jeongrayng-dong, Tongyeong-si
  • For more information : 055)644-6800

Tongyeong Culture Center

  • Established Date : June 30, 1990
  • Purpose
    On the occasion of a new cultural policy of new democracy, the purpose of foundation is to devise exploration, preservation and succession of our local traditional culture, realize social education, promotion and development of cultural arts to advance our proud culture.
  • Main Activities
    • Preserve and allocate researches and experiments of local history including exploring, preserving, enhancing and succession of local traditional culture.
    • Host local culture events, interchange local traditional culture with interest groups of home and abroad, participate in social education on local culture.
    • Engage in projects that could develop local culture and economy.
  • Address : 236, Munhwa-dong, Tongyeong-si
  • For more information : 055)646-3310

Tongyeong Art Association

  • Established Date: June 23, 1962
  • Organization
    Literati Association, Music Association, Association of Theater, Art Association, Photograph Association, Entertainment Association, Dance Association (7 Branches)
  • Main Activities
    • Tongyeong Arts Festival
    • Supervise Hansan Daecheop Commemorating Event
    • Supervise United Local Round Tour of South Gyongsang Province
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  • Address : 230-1, Dongho-dong, Tongyeong-si (In the Tongyeong Municipal Muhwa Center)
  • Contact : TEL 055)645-9975 FAX 055)646-6162