A new leap in aerospace and aircraft history has been made on Jeju Island with the grand opening of the Jeju Aerospace Museum on April 24, 2014.
The Jeju Aerospace Museum (JAM) is an aviation and space-themed state-of-the-art museum that provides both education and entertainment through its exhibitions and experience programs.
Inside, visitors can find items that are representative of the world's history in aerospace technology and space science. One can also trace the footsteps of the Korean Air Force from the retired planes displayed in the hall. Astronomy-related stories from the ancient times to the early days of space exploration are also showcased.
Through the exhibition, visitors can travel back 13.7 billion years to learn more about the creation of the universe and discover interesting facts about our solar system, the galaxy and massive black holes. The museum also presents diverse hands-on activities such as touching actual meteorites, sitting in the cockpit of real aircrafts, and future space exploration through a cutting-edge multimedia experience.
As Asia’s largest aerospace museum, JAM aims to promote the country's efforts for innovation in the technology of flight. It is an ideal place for visitors of all ages to comprehend the evolution and impact of aviation, space exploration, and new breakthroughs in astronomy.
Jeju Free International Development Center
Jeju Free International Development Center
Site area: 329,838㎡
Building area: 30,167㎡ (including B1F to 3F, and observatory)
Exhibition area: 10,556㎡
3,000 people or more
Programs Available for Foreigners
30 retired planes, aircraft engines, 270 meteorites, experience hall for aviation principles, 88 models of satellites and rockets, etc.
[A night at the museum]
- One night, two days/ held four times during summer break
[Regular education program]
- Approx. 2hr / held on Wednesdays
[Regular experience program]
Saturday family aerospace classroom - approx. 2 hrs / every alternate Saturday
※ For more details about the programs: +82-64-800-2107 / +82-64-800-2014
Age Limit for Activities
Open to visitors of all ages
Experience programs open to visitors ages 8 and over
Exhibition Hall Information
[1F: Aviation History Hall]
- Actual model of 23 aircrafts, Air Force Gallery, virtual flight simulator, etc.
[2F: Astronomy and Space Hall]
- Spaceship and Mars probes models, space exploration, etc.
[2F: Theme Zone]
- Polaris (5D theater): Stereoscopic images of space are displayed on a 360-degree giant screen (5m*50m)
- Canopus (Dome theater): Visitors can sit back in their moving seats to watch educational programs on the 4K Ultra high-definition television that delivers four times the picture resolution of 1080p Full HD.
- Procyon (Interactive wall) : A room where visitors can create digital avatars of themselves and beam them to an interactive wall.
- Arius (Interactive theater) : An interactive educational experience space with a huge 30m panoramic screen
- Orion: 3D virtual flight simulator
[Project Exhibition Hall]
[Outdoor Exhibition Hall]
- Exhibition of 12 actual planes, boarding experience
[Jeju Aerospace Hotel]
Admission / Participation Fees
[Individual] Adults 10,000 won / Teenagers 9,000 won / Children & Seniors 8,000 won
[Group] Adults 9,000 won / Teenagers 8,000 won / Children & Seniors 7,000 won
* Children (ages 3-12) / Teenagers (ages 13-18) / Seniors (ages 65 or above)
* Groups of 10 or more
* Free admission: Babies (ages under 3 years old), people with disabilities, etc.
* Please refer to the website for more information.
Guide dogs (only if guiding the blind)
Reservation for Foreigners
Info. Services for Koreans
* Audio guide free rental: 100 devices, available at the information desk on the first floor in order of arrival. Identification card required as a form of deposit.
* Free exhibition explanations: Refer to the website for more information.
Foreign Language Intepretation Services
* Audio guide free rental (English, Japanese, and Chinese): 100 device, available at the information desk on the first floor in order of arrivals upon checking an ID card
* Free exhibition explanations (English, Japanese, and Chinese): Phone-reservation must be made at least one day before visiting. (+82-64-800-2000)
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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