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Nice stroll & a sprinkling of tastefully furnished cafes

Basically an art village featuring all sorts of murals, particularly manga related. Not as big as... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
MelvrickG
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Singapore, Singapore
Comic art and fantastic views

If you like murals and the atmosphere of art villages, go there. You will find many of your... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Dieter S
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19 Aug 2018
“Nice stroll & a sprinkling of tastefully furnished cafes”
29 Apr 2018
“Comic art and fantastic views”
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50-158, Gyo-dong, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Basically an art village featuring all sorts of murals, particularly manga related. Not as big as the famous ones like Gamcheon in Busan but certainly comes with its own style too. Nice for a bite-sized tour at 1-2 hours.

Thank MelvrickG
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Crossing over the walkway above the road after visiting the Omakdae we went in search of the Mural Village, unfortunately we were not inspired to venture in beyond the first few colourful displays. We turned around and made our way into the Hanok village.

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Definitely is the place I enjoyed most while in Jeonju! Very colourful murals of different sorts of drawings/paintings all over the village. I stayed here quite awhile to take photos of almost all the artwork on the wall. There are some cafes where you can...More

Thank Piggogo
Reviewed 30 April 2018

If you like murals and the atmosphere of art villages, go there. You will find many of your favourite comic figures on the walls, among others. There are also nice coffee places offering fantastic views to the hanok village.

Thank Dieter S
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Making the trek uphill and throughout the labyrinth that is Jeonju’s Jaman Mural Village, is truly worth the effort. This hilltop settlement of painted houses, walls, quaint cafes and little stores is located just across the busy main road from the Jeonju Hanok Village. It...More

Thank Blaze T
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Almost all the houses in the village have some sort of painting on the outside, and there are a wide variety of styles and content (Pikachu in a hanbok was a particularly bizarre piece). Although it is all on the side of a hill, and...More

Thank Jacob S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

So nice to see the quirky murals! Definitely a nice walk, and a pleasant change from the Hanok village atmosphere (both are good!)

Thank tamaletown
Reviewed 30 March 2017

another favourite place in Jeonju. so many cute and colourful murals! personal favourites were the yellow and pink cafes with vibrants colours! a few beautiful paintings of studio Ghibli characters too. perfect to wander around

Thank lemoncoke07
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Many cities around the world have more engaging graffiti than Jaman Village. Most of the wall paintings in this village look like they've been drawn by children. There are a few (pictured) that demonstrate a degree of technical skill, but what is entirely missing --...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Interesting curiosity, basically a small neighbourhood where a lot of the houses have been covered with murals. Don't expect anything to compete with places like the mission district in San Francisco, though... But worth a stroll if you happen to come across it (it's a...More

Thank teturtia
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