Tourist Attractions per Theme

Heritage Icheon Cerapia

WriterAdministratorDate03/27/2014

 Icheon Cerapia1
 Icheon Cerapia2
 Icheon Cerapia3
  • Location

    Icheon

  • Address

    263, Gyeongchung-daero 2697beon-gil, Icheon

  • TEL

    +82-31-631-6501

  • Homepage

    http://www.kocef.org

Cerapia, a coined word of Ceramic and Utopia, means the utopia made up of ceramic. A ceramic theme park in new concept, the Cerapia will be a space for visitors to see, enjoy and learn ceramic and a complex culture space for ceramist to perform creative activity. It was built reusing ceramists’ long-term defective stock, lower-grade products which are unsalable due to defect, or debris which is to be discarded. As such, it is a unique world where everything including bench, table, Sanjeong Lake, interior and outside of building and model is made and formed of ceramics. Composed of 4 exhibition rooms, it keeps and exhibits 1,300 articles owned by the Korea Ceramics Foundation. It is World Ceramic Art Museum in complex concept that has a function of education, academy and rest, e.g., library specialized in ceramics, Mangwondang and space for complex conference, Manhakdang.