Lascaux Cave Wall Paintings International Exhibition at Gwangmyeong Cave
To commemorate the 130th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Korea and France, the Lascaux Cave Paintings International Exhibition is being held at Gwangmyeong Cave from April 16 to September 4. The remarkable cave paintings, situated in the Dordogne region of southwest France, date back some 20,000 years to the Old Stone Age, and were designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1979. It is the first time that replicas of these paintings have been displayed in Asia. The exhibition hall consists of nine sections presenting relics from the prehistoric period and replicas of Cro-Magnon Family, and offers various experience–based programs through touch screens.
Period – April 16 to September 4, 2016
Inquiries – 070-4277-8902
Opening Hours – 09:00 – 18:00
Website – http://cavern.gm.go.kr/cv/index.do1